From gunshots in a canyon to underwater submarine engines, this audio-rich talk explores the role of sound design in modern storytelling. founder Tasos Frantzolas looks at a variety of multimedia examples to show the ways that sound designers ‘lie’ in creating the sonic palette of film, television and interactive media.

Tasos Frantzolas grew up in Athens and began producing music at the age of 13. After attending SAE London for Audio Engineering, he enjoyed a brief stint in the UK’s music and post-production industries. In 2006, he returned to Greece to found, a sound effects and loop library that has since grown to encompass over one million users and become the most popular sound effects destination worldwide.