Subsidiary News Source:GTCOMDate: 23 June 2021views:327
The 27th Shanghai TV Festival and the 24th Shanghai International Film Festival were held in Shanghai from June 6 to 10, 2021 and from June 11 to 20, 2021, respectively. Global Tone Communication Technology (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., a respected member of the Shanghai Broadcasting Film & Television Producers Association, provided language-technology services for the TV Festival and the Film Festival, and demonstrated to the industry products of artificial intelligence and language technologies in the field of film and television translation, such as the YeeCaption audio/video localization solution.
Almost 900 entries from 40 countries and regions were received for the Magnolia Awards of the TV Festival. Moreover, 4,443 entries from 113 countries and regions were received for the Film Festival. In fact, the number of entries increased by 750 compared with the figure of 2020, marking the highest point among previous film festivals.
As China's only international A-list film event, the Shanghai International Film Festival is gaining increasing recognition. During the Film & TV Festival, numerous film and television productions from different countries, cultures and languages flooded in, making for a global gathering. GTCOM Shanghai, as a member unit of the Shanghai Broadcasting Film & Television Producers Association, provided high-quality language-technology services for the translation of a considerable number of film and television works during the Film Festival. Its video localization solution, the audio/video subtitle-translation tool "YeeCaption," was displayed. YeeCaption is a one-stop subtitle-translation tool developed by GTCOM based on artificial intelligence and big-data technologies. As a one-stop video localization solution, it provides functions such as automatic timeline segmentation, original text recognition, intelligent subtitle translation and finished-product exportation. Additionally, YeeCaption supports operations such as manual timeline editing, original translation review and collaborative subtitling, thus making video production and translation more efficient and intelligent.
Given the continuous improvement of new-generation information technologies, the integration and innovative development of big data and industries will become a new trend. Accordingly, GTCOM Shanghai will continue to leverage its advantages in artificial intelligence, big data and language technologies to empower industry upgrade and development and serve the dissemination of film and television works as well as foreign cultural exchanges.