An introduction to translating for film and television

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Topic: Audio-visual translation and subtitling

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Availability:This training is available on-demand

Duration: 1 hour

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Language:English
Summary:For established and aspiring translators who would like to move into subtitling.
Topics to be covered during this presentation:

• Short presenter's introduction and story of establishing herself as a film translator
• Main differences between translation for print and translation for moving images
• Main principles of subtitling
• Problem solving and creative translation
• What kind of work is available
• Source and target languages
• Required language ability
• Equipment and software
• Markets and rates
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Trainer
Paul Memmi    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: Paul Memmi has a passion for signs, signs we send to each other, and that some make into great works of art or great thoughts.
This passion led him to become a translator - a messenger as well as an interpreter - and to teach his profession at university.
It has also made him write for cinema and create fine art works. His collages illustrate his website.
If the subtitled image aims to be perceived as a ready-made expression, one can also be fascinated by its aesthetic as a collage, that is, according to Eisenstein, cinema itself.
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An introduction to translating for film and television

Nancy2 Identity Verified
Italy
Spanish to English
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my first time Feb 13, 2014

I'm starting in this beautiful and not easy translation word hope to find all the neccesary answers to get in better into this.

 

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