Diegetic Sound and Non-Diegetic Sound: What’s the Difference?

Written by the MasterClass staff Diegetic and non-diegetic sounds are what make up the sound design for a Hollywood film—from the sound of a car honking onscreen to the lush orchestral melody playing over the closing credits. Below we break down the differences between diegetic and non-diegetic sound in a film. What Is Diegetic Sound?Continue reading “Diegetic Sound and Non-Diegetic Sound: What’s the Difference?”