The rules do not require specific programs to be captioned. The rules require a broadcaster to caption minimum percentages of all of their broadcasts, when looked at over a calendar quarter.
* 100% of new programming must be captioned, beginning Jan.
Companies that simply produce videos or films for sale are not required to caption their videos, and commercial video stores are not required to have captioned versions of every video they stock.
To file a complaint about a video, film or other media that is not captioned, write to the federal agency that gives money to the place that is showing the uncaptioned video.
In 1950, with the encouragement of the Convention of American Instructors of the Deaf and a grant from the Junior League of Hartford, Connecticut, Captioned Films for the Deaf was established as a nonprofit organization.
Under its aegis, Captioned Films for the Deaf, which had been founded to provide entertainment films for deaf adults, was now expanded to include the educational needs of deaf children (Gannon, 1981, p.
Film producers were initially reluctant to lease their better films, fearing that the freely distributed captioned versions would cut into profits at movie theaters.
Parlato (1985) offers a clearer definition: "A captioned film (or videotape) is one, produced for hearing audiences, that adds captions or subtitles to make its message clear to hearing-impaired viewers" (p.
In addition to the Form 8275-R that must be filed, the preparer must demonstrate that the position represents a "good faith challenge to the validity of the regulation." Note: No annual revenue procedure or captioned
disclosure statement is acceptable.
Having a sense of the quantity and frequency of video to be captioned will help the vendor tailor services.
Also, if your videos have music or sound effects added in post, Erler suggests making a "pre-mix soundtrack" containing just the primary voice tracks to be captioned.
The Described and Captioned Media Program (DCMP) is funded by the U.S.
Interestingly, McLaughlin also questions whether the use of the SMPTE-TT (Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers Timed Text format) allowed in the FCC regulations provides the equivalency the statute is seeking for live captioned content.
Once you have the caption file, matching it to the streaming video file is done programmatically when creating the player, and all you need is the captioned file in the proper format.
He reported that Adobe Media Server 5.0.1 can input captioned streams targeted for either HLS or RTMP and transmux them for deployment for any target supported by the server.