How Nope Tricks Your Ears


Thomas Flight


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How Nope uses sonic ambiguity to create terror and suspense.


[1] For more on Terror vs Horror check out Matthew Morgan’s “Unseen Terror: How uncertainty feeds our fear”…

[2] Designing and Mixing the Far Out Sound of ‘Nope’ – a film sound deep-dive with Johnnie Burn…

[3] ‘Nope’ sound designer Johnnie Burn reveals secrets of the sci-fi film’s alarming soundscape:…