Week Fourteen Reflections – video and subtitles

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In the short video of Sarath narrating his story about going to meet his Mother, I use what is called the ‘UN Style’ of voiceover – that is, starting with the original Khmer, and then overdubbing an English track, whilst leaving the original softly in the background. This is often used in documentary work. I also opted to have Sarath …

Sarath’s Video – English voiceover

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Sarath has just completed a voiceover for his story ‘I Missed my Mother’. I have experimented previously with other ways of overdubbing the original Khmer – but this seems most authentic. Learnt a few video editing tricks along the way.