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Formosa Villa brings the highest level of expertise to the craft of sound for commercials and branded entertainment. With a powerhouse of award winning commercial mixers, we offer global agencies uncompromising sound solutions. Our legacy of expert audio post-production continues to flourish at our revamped, spacious and amenity-rich Mediterranean style facility - located just blocks from the ocean in Santa Monica.

Commercial Mixing
Re-recording Mixing
Sound Supervision
Sound Design
Sound Editorial
ADR


Formosa Villa

Hospitality

Full Kitchen Our newly renovated kitchen is the hub of social activity. Clients can enjoy a selection of freshly prepared meals and snacks, order from a myriad of top downtown Santa Monica restaurants for lunch, and take a break from a session with a refreshing beverage. As the sun sets, enjoy happy hour on our roof deck overlooking the scenic Santa Monica Mountains.

Full Kitchen Our newly renovated kitchen is the hub of social activity. Clients can enjoy a selection of freshly prepared meals and snacks, order from a myriad of top downtown Santa Monica restaurants for lunch, and take a break from a session with a refreshing beverage. As the sun sets, enjoy happy hour on our roof deck overlooking the scenic Santa Monica Mountains.

Full Kitchen Our newly renovated kitchen is the hub of social activity. Clients can enjoy a selection of freshly prepared meals and snacks, order from a myriad of top downtown Santa Monica restaurants for lunch, and take a break from a session with a refreshing beverage. As the sun sets, enjoy happy hour on our roof deck overlooking the scenic Santa Monica Mountains.

Full Kitchen Our newly renovated kitchen is the hub of social activity. Clients can enjoy a selection of freshly prepared meals and snacks, order from a myriad of top downtown Santa Monica restaurants for lunch, and take a break from a session with a refreshing beverage. As the sun sets, enjoy happy hour on our roof deck overlooking the scenic Santa Monica Mountains.

Talent / Reels


Lon Bender Lon Bender Sound Designer – Mixer
John Bolen John Bolen Commercial Mixer
Mitch Dorf Mitch Dorf Commercial Mixer
Per Hallberg Per Hallberg Sound Designer
Peter Rincon Peter Rincon Commercial Mixer

Studios

Formosa Villa resides within the 17,000 square foot Formosa Santa Monica facility and includes 4 commercial mixing studios and 2 theatrical/broadcast mixing stages which are equipped to mix in Stereo, 5.1, 7.1 and Dolby Home Atmos. Our state-of-the-art ADR stage has seen a wealth of award-winning directors and actors. Formosa Villa regularly hosts some of the most anticipated commercial, branded entertainment, feature film and broadcast projects.

Formosa Villa resides within the 17,000 square foot Formosa Santa Monica facility and includes 4 commercial mixing studios and 2 theatrical/broadcast mixing stages which are equipped to mix in Stereo, 5.1, 7.1 and Dolby Home Atmos. Our state-of-the-art ADR stage has seen a wealth of award-winning directors and actors. Formosa Villa regularly hosts some of the most anticipated commercial, branded entertainment, feature film and broadcast projects.

Formosa Villa resides within the 17,000 square foot Formosa Santa Monica facility and includes 4 commercial mixing studios and 2 theatrical/broadcast mixing stages which are equipped to mix in Stereo, 5.1, 7.1 and Dolby Home Atmos. Our state-of-the-art ADR stage has seen a wealth of award-winning directors and actors. Formosa Villa regularly hosts some of the most anticipated commercial, branded entertainment, feature film and broadcast projects.

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SOURCE: SourceEcreative   DATE: April 24, 2015   BY: SourceEcreative
Rapidly growing Formosa Group is pleased to officially present Formosa Villa, its commercial/branded entertainment division housed at the newly renovated Formosa Santa Monica facility. Formosa Group also enthusiastically announces the addition of accomplished mixer John Bolen and executive producer Lauren Cascio. Industry veteran Bolen comes to Formosa Villa from PLAY with over two decades of experience in post-production sound. John has regularly teamed up with such top agencies as TBWAChiatDay, Media Arts Lab, 72andSunny, Venables Bell & Partners, Wieden+Kennedy, Deutsch, Vitro and David&Goliath, among others.
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SOURCE: StudioDaily   DATE: April 22, 2015   BY: Bryant Frazer
Formosa Group has launched Formosa Villa, its new commercial and branded-entertainment division, at the former POP Sound location in Santa Monica. Mixer John Bolen and executive producer Lauren Cascio, formerly of Santa Monica's Play Studios, have been hired to work out of the newly renovated 17,000-square-foot facility.
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SOURCE: AdWeek   DATE: April 17, 2015   BY: Tim Nudd
Congratulations Mitch Dorf & the Formosa Team for making Ad of the day on AD WEEK! Client: Samsung Agency: McKinney
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SOURCE: postPerspective   DATE: February 20, 2015   BY: Mel Lambert
There is no denying that Dolby Atmos immersive soundtracks have added an extra allure for cinema audiences - as evidenced by the enhanced success of action movies at the box office - but, until very recently, it was an experience reserved for your local multiplex. All of that is to change with the availability of Atmos-capable receivers from a number of leading vendors, including Denon, Marantz, Onya, Yamaha and Pioneer, and an offering of new Blu-ray discs with Atmos soundtracks.... To find out more about the Atmos Home re-mastering process, we spoke with Tim Hoogenakker...