About me

Paula Fairfield is an International and Emmy award winning sound designer for tv, film, commercials, and basically anything that makes noise. She has 10 Emmy nominations with two wins for her work on Game of Thrones, along with multiple wins and nominations for her work in both The US and Canada. During her career, she has had the privilege of working on tv projects such as the iconic "LOST" and visionary filmmakers like Robert Rodriguez, Brian DePalma, Paul McGuigan, Darren Aronofsky.

Her passion is high concept sound design and her main interest is working with visionary filmmakers, which is clearly reflected in her resume and her background as an artist. Paula grew up in Nova Scotia and has a BFA from NSCAD University in Halifax, N.S. During her career as an exhibiting artist, she was the co-director of Canada's foremost media art center, Charles Street Video. Her art work resides in several collections worldwide, including the National Gallery of Canada.


Immersive Audio, mixing, ProTools, Sound Design

Sector Experience

commercial, Computer Games, Film (Feature), Television, virtual reality


2x Emmy Awards, 6x MPSE

Trade Associations

MPSE, Television Academy

#27 Ranked Sound Designer
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Tagged Job Titles
Perm, Freelance, Remote
Los Angeles
Skill Level
Senior, Director
Creativepool member since 12 June 2020