[Event] Subtitling World Cinema Workshop: Four International Screenings and a Round Table
Led by the School of Advanced Study, University of London, in partnership with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Academy, Being Human is the UK’s only national festival of the humanities. In 2020, the festival theme is ‘New Worlds’. The festival will run 12-22 November. The core festival objectives are:
- to demonstrate the value of humanities research to society in the UK and globally;
- to encourage, support and create opportunities for humanities researchers to engage with non-specialist audiences;
- to embed and join together public engagement activities in the humanities across the higher education (HE) sector;
- to demonstrate the relevance of the humanities to everyday life.
Being Human festival 2020 is going forward as planned. Find more details in our latest statement here: ‘Coronavirus (COVID-19) update’.
University of Exeter led Events
Events: Subtitling World Cinema Workshop: Four International Screenings and a Round Table
Date: Saturday 21 November 2020
The details are as follows:
- Film 1: Life Goes On (language: Spanish with English subtitles, Fernán Gómez, 1963) – Link to recorded introduction and link to streamable subtitled film to be sent prior to the event.
- Film 2: A Door to the Sky (language: Arabic with English subtitles, Benlyazid, 1985) – Link to recorded introduction and time-limited link to streamable subtitled film to be sent prior to the event.
- Film 3: Shanghai Queer (language: Chinese [Mandarin] with English subtitles, Xiangqi, 2019) – Link to recorded introduction and time-limited link to streamable subtitled film to be sent prior to the event.
- Film 4: Melmaridè (language: Italian with English subtitles; Bozzarelli & Daneluzzo, 2019) – Link to recorded introduction and time-limited link to streamable subtitled film to be sent prior to the event.
- Roundtable discussion: with film-makers, academics, translators, film restorers and MA students who subtitled the films 17:30 – 18:30 GMT/UTC – Link to live on-line Zoom roundtable to be sent prior to the event. Please see full speaker biographies in this document.
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