Rev.com Partners with Film Festival Alliance on Captioning
Speech-to-text engine provider Rev.com is partnering with Film Festival Alliance (FFA) to provide discounted captioning services for FFA members.
"More and more film festivals are requiring captions on all films," said Rev's founder and CEO, Jason Chicola, in a statement. "We're honored to partner with FFA and its members to make films more accessible to all viewers. This is a step in the right direction toward unlocking the full potential of speech for everyone, everywhere."
"FFA is looking forward to our partnership with Rev and the benefits it will provide to our membership and filmmakers," said FFA Executive Director Lela Meadow-Conner in a statement. "As we move closer toward supporting the accessibility of cinema, this is a vital step to engage the independent filmmaking and exhibition communities in this initiative."
Rev was the official captions provider and accessibility partner of the 2021 Sundance Film Festival in January Using Rev's services, the festival made more than 6,780 minutes of video more accessible by adding captions.
Rev.com's speech-to-text engine allows Zoom users to add live, real-time captions to their meetings.
Rev.com offers YouTube video creators true-to-video captions, seamless integration, and fast turnaround at a special discounted rate.
Rev offers free access to its speech recognition engine to support online learning accessibility and comprehension.
Powered by Rev's proprietary speech engine, the Rev.ai API makes it easy for developers to build speech recognition directly into applications and services. The new capability processes live audio or video .