A start-up company has a tool that it says can recreate lip sync – matching a speaker’s lip movements with pre-recorded audio – in films.
The artificial intelligence, or AI, tool may change how film producers replace recorded speech in a movie with speech recorded in another language. This process is known as dubbing.
Start-up Flawless AI, co-founded by film director Scott Mann, has a tool that it says can recreate lip sync without changing the performance of the actors.
The tool studies how actors move their mouths. It then changes the movements to sync with the replaced, or dubbed,