Dugal Macdiarmid

Who do you most respect in the industry and why?
Walter Murch was the Sound Designer on Apocalypse Now. He's a real hero of mine. After he became the best in the business he decided to jack it in and become an editor. He must be the only person to have won Academy Awards for two completely different disciplines.
Most takes ever done in a V/O recording?
the more you do, the more likely someone will say, ‘can we go back to take one please!’
I couldn't live without?
I couldn't live without your love, petula clark. banging track
The key part to any soundtrack is?
I'm not sure there's a key part. It's a careful balancing act between all ingredients.
How does sound influence the perception of video?
David Lynch and George Lucas say movies are 50% sound. I'd agree with Danny Boyle who says it's more like 80%. So maybe the question should be,
What's your secret talent?
Backwards write can I.

Featured Work

Habito The Climb
KFC Christmas 2019 Campaign
giffgaff Choose giffgaff
Deliveroo Deliveroo - Food Freedom
Red Cross The one gift Santa can't deliver
B&Q Kitchen
Sky Mobile Train
McDonald's The First Time
giffgaff The Big Swim
Pearl and Dean Tumbleweed
Babbel Tiny Whale
Sunny Breakdown
Habito Piñata
Cannes Directors Showcase 2019 Regeneration Year One
BetSafe Against The Odds
Sunny Washer's Tricks
New Balance My Future Self
giffgaff 2AM
McDonald's Rebel Cop
giffgaff Big vs Little
Sunny bear
McDonald's Wraps
Carphone Warehouse Bestest Possible Deal
Vauxhall Keep Calm
B&Q Owl
Sky Mobile Skates
Unity global For The Planet
O2 Stardust
South western rail Great Days Never Leave You
Formula E Drive The Future
Sainsbury's Winter Paralympics
Kellogg's Bowl Of Sunshine
Vodafone Freebees
Pepsi Times Square
Plan Girl
Blackberry Golden Age
Compare the Market Agent Maiya Spy
Vorwerk Love Sucks
Great Guns Worship
Electoral Commission WHAT!?
Giff Gaff Idents
Nederburg Discover What’s Inside
Mcdonalds 'We Are Awake'
Walkers Collider
Sky Dream Home
Giff Gaff I am Giff Gaff
giffgaff The Music Box
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