Universal’s Les Misérables was honored for Best Sound Mixing for a motion picture and Disney/Pixar’s team for Brave took the award for animated feature film tonight as the Cinema Audio Society handed out prizes for Sound Mixing for 2012 in six categories plus a separate pair of awards for technical achievement. The team for Hatfields & McCoys Part 1 (The History Channel) took the nod for TV movie or miniseries, and Homeland: Beruit Is Back (Showtime) won in the one-hour TV series category. The prize for mixing of a half-hour series went to the team behind ABC’s Modern Family

The 49th Annual CAS Awards were hosted by KTLA’s Sam Rubin at downtown LA’s Millennium Biltmore Hotel. Anne Hathaway presented director Jonathan Demme the CAS Filmmaker Award, and triple Oscar-winning sound mixer Chris Newman received the 31st CAS Career Achievement Award presented by Demme and previous CAS honoree-Oscar winner Tom Fleischman. Past CAS Career Achievement honorees include Ray Dolby, Robert Altman, Jack Solomon, John Bonner, Bill Varney, Don Rogers, Walter Murch, Jim Webb, Richard Portman, Tomlinson Holman, Mike Minkler, Ed Greene, Dennis Sands, Dennis L. Maitland Sr., Randy Thom. Jeffrey S. Wexler and Scott Millan. Demme is the 8th CAS Filmmaker Honoree who joins prior recipients Quentin Tarantino, Gil Cates, Bill Condon, Paul Mazursky, Henry Selick, Taylor Hackford and Rob Marshall.

The society also paid tribute to multiple Oscar and Emmy winner Stefan Kudelski, inventor of the famed Nagra, the first portable professional recorder, who died last month in Switzerland.

The complete list of individual winners follows:

Motion Picture – Live Action:

Les Misérables
Production Mixer – Simon Hayes
Re-recording Mixer – Andy Nelson
Re-recording Mixer – Mark Paterson
Scoring Mixer – Jonathan Allen
ADR Mixer –Robert Edwards

Motion Picture – Animated:

ADR Mixer – Bobby Johansen
Re-recording Mixer – Tom Johnson
Re-recording Mixer – Gary Rydstrom, CAS
Scoring Mixer – Andrew Dudman
Foley Mixer – Frank Rinella

Television Movie/Mini-Series:

Hatfields & McCoys: Part 1
Production Mixer – Dragos Stanomir
Re-recording Mixer – Christian Cooke
Re-recording Mixer – Brad Zoern
Scoring Mixer – Jeff Vaughn
ADR Mixer – Eric Apps
Foley Mixer – Peter Persaud

Television Series – One Hour:

Homeland: Beirut is Back
Production Mixer – Larry Long
Re-recording Mixer – Nello Torri, CAS
Re-recording Mixer – Alan M. Decker, CAS
ADR Mixer – Paul Drenning
Foley Mixer – Shawn Kennelly

Television Series – Half-hour:

Modern Family: Disneyland
Production Mixer – Stephen A. Tibbo, CAS
Re-recording Mixer – Dean Okrand
Re-recording Mixer – Brian R. Harman, CAS

Television – Non-Fiction, Variety or Music – Series or Special:

The 2012 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Re-recording Mixer – Brian Riordan, CAS
Re-recording Mixer – Jamie Ledner

9th Annual Cinema Audio Society Technical Achievement Awards

PRODUCTION – Sound Devices – 664 Field Production Mixer with Recorder
POST PRODUCTION – Dolby® – Atmos