• About

    Johnnie Burn is an English sound designer, re-recording mixer, and supervising sound editor, and founder of Wave Studios London, Amsterdam, and New York.

    The sound design of Jonathan Glazers' 2013 film UNDER THE SKIN gained him much recognition, and a host of award nominations including The British Independent Film Awards, INOCA Film Awards, Seattle Film Critics, and he was named Sound Mixer of the Year by Resolution Magazine.


    His next film, Yorgos Lanthimos’s THE LOBSTER, had its sound design recognised at The Belgium Film Festival where it won The Georges Delerue Music and Sound Design Award. Sir Alan Parkers' jury cited 'For the creative, eclectic and imaginative use of music and sound design".


    These films were followed by work on Rupert Sanders GHOST IN THE SHELL, James Marsh's THE MERCY, Yorgos Lanthimos' THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER and the recently released 'THE FAVOURITE'


    This Summer 2019 has seen him sound design & mixing the intricate details of the soundscape that makes the film WAVES by future legend director Trey Edward Shults.


    Johnnie spent years in commercials audio post winning many awards many times. He founded the highly regarded audio post house Wave Studios in London in 1999, now also in Amsterdam and New York, with his partner Warren Hamilton.


    He also works on various other sound design projects, for example, you hear his voice going 'skkkyyype' whenever you log in!

  • The Sound Design and mix of 'the favourite'