American Sniper, Unbroken and Birdman took home the top awards at the Motion Picture Sound Editors Golden Reel Awards on Sunday (15Feb15).

American Sniper was rewarded for its special effects sounds, while Unbroken won the prize for Best Sound Editing in Feature Film: Dialogue and Birdman was honoured for its music editing.

James Brown biopic Get On Up took the prize for best sound editing in a musical feature, while Big Hero 6 come out top in the animated film category.

Tv shows Fargo, The Newsroom and Game of Thrones were honoured for sound editing, while the Foo Fighters Tv documentary Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways won Best Sound and Music Editing: Television Documentary, Long Form.

Black Swan director Darren Aronofsky was also handed the Filmmaker Award at the Los Angeles ceremony.