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Dr. Neil Hillman

On the importance of sound in live events
Award-winning feature film Sound Designer and Broadcast Engineer for the Olympics and Paralympics.

Dr. Neil Hillman is a British author and academic, as well as a Sound Designer, Re-recording Mixer, Sound Supervisor and Location Sound Recordist who has worked in film and television for more than 30 years, amassing over 900 IMDb credits across more than 100 separate production titles. He is a past winner of a Royal Television Society ‘Best Production Craft Skills’ award and a multiple New York Festivals winner for his soundtrack work. He has been responsible for sound at 3 Olympic games: London2012, Rio2016 and Tokyo2020. His latest book, 'Sound for Moving Pictures' was published in April this year by Routledge; and is available to see here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/​Sound-Moving-Pictures-Areas-​Design/dp/0367517787

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