Slumdog composer Rahman & editor Dickens to attend NAB


MUMBAI: Slumdog Millionaire music composer AR Rahman and editor Chris Dickens, who won the Oscar awards this year, will be offering a look at their collaborative efforts and the creative process behind the audio and video workflows for one of 2008’s most watched and loved films in the world.

In its ongoing efforts to provide greater access to industry professionals, Avid has arranged for a special guest appearance from Slumdog Millionaire’s editor Chris Dickens to be joined in conversation with Indian music composer – performer AR Rahman. The duo will be present at the NAB 2009 show at a presentation by Avid.

Ramhan and Dickens will be in Las Vegas on 20 April.

The duo will take the audience through an exclusive behind-the-scenes discussion to dissect the film’s audio and picture elements, showcasing the artistic work flow that set the stage for the year’s most popular independent film to soar to the big screen and into the hearts and minds of film viewers across the world.

The entire presentation will be available as a podcast after the conclusion of the event.