Vancouver Film School: Production, Animation, Game Design, Acting and more


Our faculty of award-winning audio professionals has decades of experience in feature films, episodic and commercial television, classical and rock music, and game audio. Instructors continue to work with prestigious studios, recording artists, and symphony orchestras. They have won numerous accolades for their work and bring abundant artistic and pragmatic insight to their careers as teachers. VFS instructors are dedicated to the process of mentoring the next generation of sound designers.

Shane Rees

Head of Sound Design for Visual Media

Shane Rees

Prior to joining VFS, Shane worked at Sharpe Sound Studios as a Re-Recording Mixer, where he mixed Foley and backgrounds, music, effects mixes for various TV shows, ADR recording, laybacks and quality control. After leaving Sharpe Sound he started his own mobile ADR recording company that works on shows like Smallville, Dead Zone, Reaper, and Aliens in America. He received a Leo Award as a Re-recording Mixer for his work on a local independent film and three nominations for his work for local television shows. He recently returned from the industry where he was the Head Engineer at Western Post Production.

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