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[BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Clive Lever (16 Dec 2012 10:22 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Neela (16 Dec 2012 10:37 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Sandra Gayer (16 Dec 2012 10:59 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Neela (16 Dec 2012 11:02 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Clive Lever (16 Dec 2012 13:00 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Chris (16 Dec 2012 13:39 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Yusuf (16 Dec 2012 15:36 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies David Reynolds (16 Dec 2012 13:41 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Clive Lever (16 Dec 2012 12:53 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Sunil Peck (17 Dec 2012 10:29 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies LĂ©onie Watson (17 Dec 2012 13:50 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Wendy Sharpe (16 Dec 2012 13:44 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Sue & Ian (16 Dec 2012 12:08 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Clive Lever (16 Dec 2012 13:54 GMT)
Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Chris H (16 Dec 2012 14:12 GMT)

Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies Clive Lever 16 Dec 2012 13:00 GMT

Hi,

so do I take it that the topic is ok for this list? If so, I'll tell you
what I've been thinking. If not, let's move on.

Thanks,
Clive

----- Original Message -----
From: "Sandra Gayer" <sandragayer7@gmail.com>
To: "BCAB Discussion List" <bcab@lists.bcab.org.uk>
Sent: Sunday, December 16, 2012 10:59 AM
Subject: Re: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies

> Hello,
> Audio Description needs to be activated via a set of menues on the DVD
> itself. You need a sighted person to do this for you. Most of the time
> a DVD can only be played with sighted help. I never buy DVDs anymore
> because videos were the best. You used to simply put them into the
> machine, pressed play and they would play. At least companies never
> did this to CDs.
>
> Very best wishes,
> Sandra.
>
> On 12/16/12, Neela <neela4@btinternet.com> wrote:
>> Clive I got the impression when talking to someone at RNIB that the audio
>> description is now becoming available on most DVDs and that this is why
>> RNIB
>>
>> has stopped selling audio described DVDs or videos as it was then!  I am
>> wondering myself about this as I am wondering if there is something that
>> one
>>
>> needs to enable when going to watch on DVD player.
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Clive Lever" <clive.lever@btinternet.com>
>> To: "BCAB Discussion List" <bcab@lists.bcab.org.uk>;
>> <access-uk@freelists.org>
>> Sent: Sunday, December 16, 2012 10:22 AM
>> Subject: [BCAB] Audio-description on DVD movies
>>
>>
>>> Hello all,
>>>
>>> I want to open discussion about issues arising from the way
>>> audio-description is or isn't available on commercially-produced DVD
>>> movies. Please can someone tell me which is the best list for the topic.
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>> Clive
>>>
>>>
>>>
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