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Ray Dolby passes away: What was the audio pioneer’s Indian connection?
Oscar Award-winning sound designer Resul Pookutty talked about it on Twitter
Ray Dolby, owner of Dolby Laboratories, passed away at his home in San Francisco, Thursday. He was suffering from Alzheimer’s disease for several years. He was 80. Dolby is known for inventing the Dolby noise-reduction system and surround sound, a technology still used in the process of filmmaking and music.
Oscar Award-winning sound technician Resul Pookutty is saddened Click here to read more
Resul Pookutty, happy 42nd birthday!
The Oscar-winning sound designer was shooting his film Million Dollar Arm at the Taj Mahal on the eve of his birthday, and shared some lovely pictures of the monument
Born on May 30, 1971 in Vilakkupara in Kerala, Oscar Award-winning sound designer and mixer Resul Pookutty, of movies such as Slumdog Millionaire, Ghajini, Endhiran, RA.One and Black, celebrates his 42nd birthday today.
But the b’day boy kept a rather low profile Click here to read more
Resul Pookutty book Sounding Off review: Not just sound and fury
Read the review of Oscar Award-winning sound designer Resul Pookutty’s autobiograpy
He may be ‘India’s best known sound designer and audiographer’, as the book jacket says, but Resul Pookutty sounds just like a lad from a small village set deep into the backwaters of Kerala. It could be straight out of Swami and Friends, or Malgudi Days, that RK Narayan classic made for television. The way he tells it (in translation by KK Muralidharan), life was a bucolic existence, full of masti and replete with good things to eat and scoldings — and more — from Umma, Pookutty’s mother. Click here to read more
Resul Pookutty to work on Dhanush-Aishwarya film `3′
Academy Award-winning sound designer Resul Pookutty has been roped in for the Kolaveri di film
Oscar-winning sound engineer Resul Pookutty, who won the international honour for his work in Slumdog Millionaire, has been roped in for megastar Rajinikanth‘s daughter Aishwarya’s directorial debut 3. “It’s a great pleasure telling you guys that Oscar-winner Resul Pookutty sir will be working with us in our film ‘3’. God bless,” Dhanush, the film’s lead actor and Aishwarya‘s husband, posted on micro-blogging site Twitter Click here to read more