THE PATERNAL RITES TEAM
Kadet Khune - Sound Designer
Kadet Kuhne is a digital media specialist with two decades of experience creating sound design and music for film, television, video games, apps, interactive installations, live performance and products. Kadet works with clients such as Electronic Arts, Google, and Disney, designs sound for award-winning independent films that have screened at festivals such as Sundance, Cannes and Toronto, and creates soundtracks for commercial clients such as by Adidas, Toyota, Vail, and CNN. She recently worked on the latest release of SimCity, and manifests her specialty in interactive sound design on mobile and iPad apps. In addition to jobs in the studio, Kadet works as an adjunct professor focusing on interactive installations, emerging technologies and post-production audio. Her longstanding engagement with media is expressed in original sound and video works that are screened and exhibited at venues such as the Museum of Art Lucerne, LACMA, de Young Museum and Sundance Film Festival. KadetKuhne.com
Neely Goniodsky - Animator
Neely Goniodsky has a BA in animation from Concordia University, Montreal, and an MA from the Royal College of Art, London. Some of her more noteworthy productions include “Pearl”, a short film directed and animated at the NFB, and “The Smiths” a production for Seattle University. She received numerous Canada Council and CALQ grants. Her films have screened at the Ottawa International Animation Film Festival, and Animafest, Zagreb as well as many other international festivals. Her films range from completely abstract to more structured compositions. They often reflect her interest in interpersonal communication, as well as observation of human behavior and social issues.