'Captain Marvel's' Lora Hirschberg, Gwendolyn Yates Whittle Discuss Sounds of the Marvel Universe

In a new episode of The Hollywood Reporter's 'Behind the Screen' podcast, the Skywalker Sound duo also discuss why women are underrepresented in the sound field, and how that's gradually changing.
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Sound pros Lora Hirschberg and Gwendolyn Yates Whittle discuss their work on Captain Marvel and in the Marvel Cinematic Universe during a new episode of The Hollywood Reporter's Behind the Screen podcast.

Rerecording mixer Lora Hirschberg won an Oscar for Inception and earned a second nomination for The Dark Knight. Her recent credits include The Lion King and upcoming Black Widow.

Supervising sound editor Gwendolyn Yates Whittle was Oscar-nominated for Tron: Legacy and Avatar and her recent and upcoming credits include Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom and Mulan.

In a conversation recorded at Skywalker Sound, these two leading sound professionals also discussed the state of their art, which is still underrepresented by women, though they say that's gradually changing.

Hosted by THR tech editor Carolyn Giardina, Behind the Screen features conversations with directors, cinematographers and other artists behind the making of motion pictures and episodic series.

Hear it all below on Behind the Screen — and be sure to subscribe to the podcast to never miss an exciting episode.