Joe Lapis

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Joe Lapis
Born Joseph Paul Lapis
(1899-04-10)10 April 1899
Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County, Hungary
Died 26 October 1991(1991-10-26) (aged 92)
San Luis Obispo County, California, United States
Occupation Sound engineer
Years active 1929-1964

Joe Lapis (10 April 1899 – 26 October 1991) was a Hungarian sound engineer. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Special Effects on the film The Boys from Syracuse at the 13th Academy Awards.[1] He worked on more than 170 films during his career.


  1. ^ "The 13th Academy Awards (1941) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2013-06-17. 

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