Subtitle cards

From Brushed in Light: Calligraphy in East Asian Cinema by Markus Nornes

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  • Asian Studies
  • Media Studies
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  • Figure 2.8. In the talkies era, subtitles were brushed on black cards for optical printing. These cards are by Tamura Yukihiko, Japan’s first subtitler. Courtesy of the Toyota City Museum of Local History.