Avid Customers Recognized for their Achievements at the 52nd Annual Cinema Audio Society Awards

Burlington, MA, 2/24/2016

Avid® (Nasdaq: AVID) today congratulated its award-winning and nominated customers for their outstanding achievements in sound mixing at the 52nd Annual CAS Awards. Presented by the Cinema Audio Society on February 20 in Los Angeles, the awards recognized many of the film and television industries’ most gifted sound mixers who have embraced Avid Everywhere™, using Avid Artist Suite solutions for audio post production.

Avid customers won CAS Awards for their work on The Revenant, Game of Thrones: "Hardhome"and Live from Lincoln Center: Danny Elfman's Music from the Films of Tim Burton.

“Awards season is always an exciting time for our customers when all of their hard work is recognized with numerous nominations and wins,” said Avid Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Louis Hernandez, Jr. “We’re proud that the industry’s most talented sound mixers choose to embrace Avid Everywhere and our proven and trusted audio solutions. We congratulate all of our customers on their outstanding achievements and look forward to collaborating with them for many more years to come.”

CAS Award winners and nominees relied on Avid Artist Suite creative tools to create:

Motion picture – live action

  • Bridge of Spies
  • Mad Max: Fury Road
  • The Revenant (WINNER)
  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Motion picture – animated

  • Minions
  • The Peanuts Movie

Television Movie or Mini-Series

  • American Horror Story: Hotel, "Room Service"
  • American Horror Story: Hotel, Episode 501 "Checking In"
  • True Detective: Episode 4, "Down will Come"

Television series – 1 Hour

  • Better Call Saul: Episode 110, “Marco”
  • Game of Thrones: "Hardhome" (WINNER)
  • House of Cards: "Chapter 27"

Television series – 1/2 Hour

  • Silicon Valley: "Server Space" (Episode 13)

Television Non-Fiction, Variety or Music Series or Specials

  • Keith Richards: Under the Influence
  • Kurt Cobain: Montage of
  • Live from Lincoln Center: Danny Elfman's Music from the Films of Tim Burton (WINNER)