“Listen very carefully. I will mumble this only once”: Drama dialogue audibility

June 13, 2017
16.30

What’s going on with sound in TV Drama? Why do so many viewers regularly complain about audibility? Is it the fashion for authentic performance or is it the technology that’s at fault or both? In this session, we will hear opinions from sound professionals and producers, as we try to eliminate the red herrings and seek out the root causes of unintelligible dialogue.