Last week Emma talked about developments to EQ the gender imbalance in the film industry. It’s no secret that there is a gender gap in the tech side of the music industry as well. Women make up just 5% to 7% of audio engineers and producers, according to reports by the Audio Engineering Society. Some organizations report numbers as low as 3%. That is a lot of ground to make up, however, I’m feeling inspired and optimistic. Here’s why…
Are you a freelancer? Would you like to undertake freelance work for Netflix? Richard Hobbs, Post Manager - Documentaries at Netflix invites freelancers to enter your details into the Netflix freelance database as they have a lot of exciting documentary projects coming up.
January is always a busy time of the year for the Film and TV industry with awards season kicking off with the BAFTAS and Oscars and film festival season beginning with Berlinale and Sundance. As everyone gets excited to see who has been nominated for “Best Sound” in the various awards, the piece of news that has most excited me has come from Sundance Film Festival. Level Forward, a female led studio, has taken a 50% stake in Film Powered.
They say that there are no jobs out there in the music or high tech industries. Well, right now the team at Universal Audio are hiring and have a number of positions open. Take a look below and maybe you might have what it takes to join them.