Thursday, July 19, 2007

Radio Sound Effects

(July, 1940)

...the director wheeled an automobile into the studio and had his actors talk right in it. For a pool-room scene in a small western town, he laid wooden planks on the studio floor, built walls of paneling to give the effect of talking in a room, and set up a pool table where sound-effects men, doubling for actors, played pool with real cues and balls...

[via Modern Mechanix]
[Radio Drama Techniques]

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