Arts & Entertainment

What Is a Production Sound Mixer? Understanding the Role of Production Sound Mixer on a Film Set

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Aug 17, 2021 • 2 min read

It’s easy to think of film and television productions as visual mediums, but there’s a significant amount of behind-the-scenes work that goes into an entirely different sensory experience: sound. A key part of any feature film’s sound technicians is the production sound mixer, and they’re a huge part of what makes great sound possible.