Hollywood’s Formosa Group has hired supervising sound editor/sound designer/re-recording mixer Joe Dzuban as part of its Formosa Features team.
Dzuban, a multiple Golden Reel Award-nominee, has provided sound services for film projects of all types, including recent releases such as Guillermo del Toro’s Crimson Peak and Breck Eisner’s The Last Witch Hunter.
In addition to Crimson Peak (Legendary/Universal) and The Last Witch Hunter (Lionsgate), past releases on his resume include James Wan’s Furious 7 (Universal), John R. Leonetti’s Annabelle (New Line/Warner Bros.), Dean Israelite’s Project Almanac (Paramount), Christopher Landon’s Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (Paramount), as well as Wan’s Insidious and Insidious: Chapter 2 (Blumhouse/FilmDistrict).
Having been in the business of sound for over 15 years, Dzuban has an MFA in Film Production from USC’s School of Cinematic Arts.
Hollywood — Audio post studio Todd-Soundelux have added supervising sound editor/re-recording mixer Joe Dzuban and supervising sound editor/designer Darren “Sunny“ Warkentin to its staff.
Both Dzuban and Warkentin are very familiar with Todd-Soundelux. Dzuban has worked at the studio on numerous projects over the past 10 years on a freelance basis, including Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones and The Conjuring.
Darren “Sunny” Warketin
Warkentin has worked for Pacific Ocean Post (POP), Todd-Soundelux’s sister company, for 15 years where his credits include Jiro Dreams of Sushi, The Magic of Belle Isle and The Starving Games. Warkentin is currently working on the Pierce Brosnan thriller “November Man” for Relativity Media.
“We’re excited to have Joe join us full-time, and have Sunny come over from Pacific Ocean Post,” said Kevin O’Connell, who in addition to working as a re-recording mixer at Todd-Soundelux also serves as the company’s chief creative officer. “They’re both very talented guys, and I’m looking forward to working with them. Having Joe and Sunny now based at Todd-Soundelux, we’re able to open our doors to an even wider base of clients and projects, offering an exceptional range of services and support to projects of all sizes and levels of complexity”