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French to English Media / Multimedia Translation Glossary

French term English translation
un encadré appelé l’ours masthead
"Jeux de mains" Let your hands do the talking / Talking hands
(Beta) NUM Beta NUM
abonnement vivant active subscription
album deux titres two track CD
amour vache tough love
animatik en AVI animatics in AVI format
Antennes à blanc Dummy/trial broadcasts
Entered by: Huw Watkins
APPEL À TOUS public announcements
arrières de scène backdrops
art relais relay-arts
au standard de la radio in a radio phone-in
Entered by: Susan McDonald
audience soutenue wider audience
autodérision self-mockery
Entered by: Gayle Wallimann
bande latérale unique single side band
Entered by: Aisha Maniar
banque hotesse Reception Desk
bouton de désengagement release button
Entered by: Maciej Andrzejczak
calage chromatique chromatic adjustment
caméra tri CCD 3CCD camera
Cap sur la TV et la Radio Focus on TV and radio
captation coverage
Entered by: Vicky Papaprodromou
captation audiovisuelle video-recorded
catalogue catalogue [BE] catalog [AE]
Entered by: Tony M
chaîne cryptée scrambled channel
charte groupe Company Charter
Entered by: SafeTex
chef de chaîne station manager
Chez les uns ou les autres in one group or another
Entered by: David Hollywood
chroniques en plateau studio current affairs
Comblage Filler; filler programming
Entered by: Carol Gullidge
commission départementale d'équipement cinématographique local government film equipment council
Conventions d'écriture Style guidelines
cycliode [possible typo for cycloide?] Stage Lighting asymmetric flood [as used to illuminate cycloramas (backdrops)]
Entered by: Tony M
débordements limitrophes spillover into border zones (of neighbouring countries)
découpage fin Fine editing
Entered by: Aisha Maniar
dérushage [film / TV / media production] rough assembly [NB: see question for fuller explanation / other options; 'derushing' exists too, in specific technical contexts]
Entered by: Tony M
dérusher derush (pre-select takes)
de l\\\'excéption à from x as an exception to...
Entered by: SafeTex
des corps de plus en plus fins bodies that are ever smaller
diffuseur display (device)
Entered by: lcmolinari
diffuseur télévisuel TV company/broadcaster
Entered by: philgoddard
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