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Film is primarily a visual medium so the image is paramount. That said, sound is also extremely important to the credibility of the storytelling and the mood of the film. Like the image, sound is carefully composed and created to support the film narrative.

In this tutorial you will learn about:

  • Diegetic sound and non-diegetic sound;
  • The use of speech and sound effects;
  • How sound can add realism and support continuity.