Resul Pookutty, the Oscar winning
sound engineer, is now a voting
member of the Academy of Motion
Pictures! AR Rahman was bestowed
with the honor a few months ago
and now Resul Pookutty joins him.
The honor means Resul will be one
among the 6000 voters who will select
films for the Oscar awards.
Resul was quoted by PTI as saying,
“I received the invitation
to become a member of the Academy
while I was still in India. You
need the sponsorship of two governors
from the Board to become a member.
Those formalities were completed
during my recent trip to Los Angeles.
I consider it a great honor and
The sound engineer is still waiting
for some of the best offers to come
his way from Hollywood and pins
his hope on the membership.