Think of your favorite movie. Now, think of it without any sound. It wouldn’t be close to the same experience, right? It wouldn’t even be the same movie. Now, think about how important and essential sound is to any movie, and meet the absolute genius behind the sound of some of the most remarkable, highly-acclaimed, blockbuster films, the one and only, Mark Mangini! What do movies like “Mad Max: Fury Road,” “Star Trek,” “The Green Mile,” “Blades of Glory,” “Gremlins,” “The Flintstones,” and more have in common, besides being some of the greatest movies ever, they were all films, no, they were all masterpieces that Mark Mangini has worked on. Any and all of Mark Mangini’s projects will truly leave you in awe. Thanks to Mark Mangini and his superb work, he makes the movie experience for us all so unforgettable. It is one thing to watch a movie, and it’s a completely different experience to listen to and hear a movie; and when the sound of the movie is done as exceptionally as Mark Mangini is able to do it, then watching a movie can be both an entertainment and learning experience.
Mark Mangini is not only a stupendous sound designer, but he is also a Governor of the Sound Branch for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and a three-time Oscar nominee! In addition, Mark Mangini is also a profound speaker and lecturer, he recently delivered the keynote address during the 2015 “Sound on Film” conference. With “Mad Max: Fury Road” being chosen as one of the best movies of 2015, Mark Mangini does what he loves, and does a breathtaking job at it!
Saying that Mark Mangini is one prolific genius is truly an understatement. His work is admirable and his brilliance makes him one of the most well-respected and influential sound designers to ever walk this planet!
I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had the greatest honor of interviewing the remarkable and extraordinary Mark Mangini at his Formosa Group sound studio! Mark Mangini dished exclusively to Alexisjoyvipaccess all about what inspired him to work on the sound aspect of films, what a typical day is like in the life of a mastermind like him, how he thinks the field of sound in film has evolved and so much more only in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview. Mark Mangini even spills on his brilliant, upcoming projects that will surely “wow” everyone. Mark Mangini even gives us a VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE “Behind The Scenes” look of the sound he created for the MGM lion roar! Hear what Mark Mangini had to say in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview. Thanks for the wonderful interview, Mark – it was an honor speaking with you!
Check out my VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview with the spectacular and sensational Mark Mangini below!