Sandy Berman is a world renowned sound designer who has spent the last 30 years literally redefining the art of sound in motion pictures. He is responsible for some of the most innovative and creative uses of the medium in a wide variety of films such as “THE PRINCESS BRIDE”, “GET SMART“,“BEDAZZLED“,“SCARY MOVIE“,“DOUBLE JEOPARDY“,“ANALYZE THIS“,“ALADDIN“,“TOMBSTONE“,“HOT SHOTS!“, “JAWS 3“ & “JFK“ (for which he received the British academy award) to name but a few.
He recenty completed sound design work on the feature films, “OBSERVE & REPORT”, “PUBLIC ENEMIES” and "EXILE TO BABYLON".
He also provided the sound desoign for the theater productions of “INTO THE WOODS” & “THE WAY OF THE WISEGUY”.. written & directed by “Crash” writer Bobby Moresco.
He just completed work as the picture editor on John Mellencamp’s new video “A RIDE BACK HOME”.
He is also an accomplished musician who has played & recorded with a diverse list of artists such as Bruce Springsteen, James Brown, Chuck Berry, Hall & Oates, Junior Walker, Jerry Lee Lewis, Duane Eddy & even “Weird Al” Yankovic .
He serves on both the Executive Committee & the Rules Committee of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, is a voting member of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences & is a past president of the Motion Picture Sound Editors.
He currently lives in Los Angeles.
Golden Reel / Aladdin
British Academy Award / JFK
Golden Reel / Oliver & Company
Golden Reel / Princess Bride
The University of the Arts