Cover of episode 007

We interview sound designer Mark Mangini about his career, including his early work on Raiders of the Lost Ark, and chat with film/TV editor Brian Newell about Dragonslayer, and the invention of Go-Motion.

This is continuing coverage of Cinefex 6 — see episode 006 for even more Raiders and Dragonslayer goodness!

[Originally known as episode 006B.]

Detailed show notes below…

About The Optical

Host Mark Boszko takes you on a journey back through the annals of Cinefex magazine, talking about the movies and topics they covered 30+ years ago. We talk to people involved in the films, people who make movies, and people who love movies, and have a fun time doing it.

Cinefex 6

Cover of Cinefex 6

Special thanks to Cinefex for access to these out-of-print back issues.

Even though these are out of print, you can now download and read along with Issue 6 — and every other back issue of Cinefex — in the Cinefex iPad App. Download the free iPad app now!

Special Guest:
Mark Mangini

Image of Mark Mangini

Sound designer, editor, and re-recording mixer

Research Materials

More Bits

Mark Mangini:

Dragonslayer and Go-Motion

Musical Guest:
Digital Droo

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