Tod Maitland is a 4 time Academy Award nominated, BAFTA winning sound mixer with over 100 feature film credits. His films range in time and diversity from Tootsie to JFK, Seabiscuit, I am Legend, Across the Universe, The Irishman, Joker, Tick Tick Boom and West Side Story. Always at the forefront of technology: Tod has become a leader in the art of capturing sound for modern movie musicals. “From when I first worked on The Doors with Oliver Stone, I was hooked, it doesn’t get much better than that”. For Tod, The Doors began a 30-year journey to make production sound better on musicals: Better sounding, better efficiency and better technology. He has filmed 11 musicals to date.
Beyond production sound, Tod has collaborated with Wylie Stateman and Lon Bender to create The Hollywood Edge Sound Libraries, the largest in the world and is also the head of Sound at NYU Tisch Film School. Tod splits his time with his family between NYC and the country where his hobbies included inventing, writing and building things.