Beneath sci-fi sound: primer, science fiction sound design, and American independent cinema

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Johnston, Nessa;
  • Publisher: Film Studies, University College Cork
  • Subject: Science-fiction | Sound effects | Low budget film use of sound over music

Primer is a very low budget science-fiction film that deals with the subject of time travel; however, it looks and sounds quite distinctively different from other films associated with the genre. While Hollywood blockbuster sci-fi relies on “sound spectacle” as a key at... View more
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