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The translation of films, 1900-1950 / edited by Carol O'Sullivan and Jean-François Cornu.

Publication:
Oxford : Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press, 2019.
Format/Description:
Book
xxii, 321 pages, 8 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Series:
Proceedings of the British Academy ; 218.
Proceedings of the British Academy, 0068-1202 ; 218
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Subjects:
Motion pictures -- Translating.
Contents:
Introduction: film history meets translation history: the lure of the archive / Carol O'Sullivan and Jean-François Cornu
Titles and translation in the field of film restoration / Bryony Dixon
Early titling on film and Pathé's innovative and multilingual strategies in 1903 / Claire Dupré la Tour
Intertitles, translation, and subtitling: major issues for the restoration of silent films / Dominique Moustacchi
'Don't mention the war': the Soviet re-editing of Three live ghosts / Charles Barr
Confessions of a film restorer / Thomas C. Christensen
Universal language, local accent: music and song in the early talking film / Geoff Brown
Silence, sound, accents: early film translation in the Spanish-speaking world / Adrián Fuentes-Luque
'A delirium tremens': Italian-language film versions and early dubbings by Paramount, MGM, and Fox (1930-3) / Carla Mereu Keating
Dubbing in the early 1930s: an improbable policy / Charles O'Brien
The significance of dubbed versions for early sound-film history / Jean-François Cornu
The reception of dubbing in France 1931-3: the case of Paramount / Martin Barnier
Creativity under constraints: the beginning of film translation in Mandatory Palestine / Rachel Weissbrod
Film translation in Sweden in the early 1930s / Christopher Natzén
'A splendid innovation, these English titles!': the invention of subtitling in the USA and the UK / Carol O'Sullivan
Conclusion: the public face of film translation history / Carol O'Sullivan and Jean-François Cornu.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-301) and index.
Contributor:
O'Sullivan, Carol, editor.
Cornu, Jean-François, editor.
British Academy, issuing body.
ISBN:
9780197266434
0197266436
OCLC:
1089840027