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VSI Group - Company Profile

Jul 06, 2015




Meet the VSI Group,- one of the world\'s leading language provider with 16 studios and production offices worldwide!


2. wELCOME tO tHE vsi GROUPFounded in 1989, VSI (Voice & Script International)has over 20 years of unrivalled expertise andachievement in all aspects of language versioning.More than 200 people work for VSI in 16 officesworldwide. As one of the worlds premier languageservice providers, VSI offers all the services andfacilities necessary to reversion any media contentfor the international market.VSI combines the advantages of an internationalgroup with an awareness of the needs of localmarkets. Its unique international presence allowsVSI to offer competitive pricing, appropriate andeffective localisation and the highest calibre oftalent. 3. DUBBiNG & vOiCE-OvERFrom a single movie to an entire channel launch:producing high-quality language versions is ourspeciality. We also provide localised promotionaland on-air material to support your content.If you need ten languages but want just one pointof contact, VSI is the obvious choice.VSI has its own international network of studios,producing skilfully dubbed or voiced versions foraudiences all over the world. Our talented actors,directors and project managers, together with ourproprietary technology and state-of-the-art facilities,guarantee that VSIs dubbed productions meet thehighest creative and technical standards. 4. tECHNiCAL sERviCEsWith our cutting-edge facilities and highly skilledoperators, your material is in safe hands.We offer linear and non-linear video editing,graphics, standard and high-definition fileconversion and duplication, all handled in-houseby expert editors and technicians using the latestequipment. Our end-to-end DVD/Blu-ray serviceincludes encoding, menu design and authoring,plus foreign-language elements such as subtitleand audio streams and menu text.We are at the forefront of high definition, fromsubtitling and re-versioning to post-production.Our tapeless encoding and transcoding solutionswill prepare your video project for any platform,including PAL, NTSC and HD broadcast,video on demand, the internet, mobile andsmart phones, games consoles, mp3 playersand tablet PCs. 5. tRANsLAtiONEvery piece of translation has a job to do.Advertising copy should sparkle and shine; pressreleases must be concise and informative; webpages should appeal to your target audience;specialist texts need authority and a clear structure.Producing a translation requires the same amountof care and attention as the original text.All our translators are experienced professionalswho only translate into their mother tongue.They are chosen for their creativity, specialistknowledge and the focus they bring to your project. 6. sUBtitLiNGWhen it comes to subtitling, very few companiesare equipped to turn around high volumes at highspeed. And fewer still can do this while translatingwith precision and style. VSI can.From one-off projects to large volume programming,VSIs proficient subtitlers work together with ourexperienced project managers to ensure service ofthe finest quality. We are also at the forefront of newtechnology, so whether you require HD compatiblefiles, tapeless subtitles for online streaming anddownloads, multi-language subtitles or subtitles forthe deaf and hard of hearing, VSI has the expertiseand experience you need. 7. LONDON vsi LONDON tHE HEADQUARtERs Located in central London and with complete facilities under one roof, the VSI building is the headquarters of our international operation. Our experienced project managers handle complex multi-language projects and provide a central hub for coordinating work undertaken by other VSI facilities. For over 20 years we have been an established partner of both broadcast and corporate clients. Each year we successfully dub, voice and subtitle over 40,000 programme-hours into over 40 languages. Our activities cover films and TV series, animations, documentaries, high-level corporate presentations, commercials, training videos and promos as well as new media content and games. 8. vsi LONDONvOiCE & sCRiPt iNtERNAtiONAL LtD.128 134 CLEvELAND stREEtLONDONw1t 6ABUNitED KiNGDOM+44 (0) 20 7692 [email protected] 9. PARis / CHiNKEL s. A. vsi PARis / CHiNKEL s.A.PARis & BRUssELsBased in the heart of Paris, VSI Paris / Chinkel S. one of the largest dubbing studios in France.Founded 13 years ago, the Paris and Brusselsstudios became an integral part of the VSI Groupin 2003. At its spacious premises in the9th arrondissement of Paris and in the centre ofBrussels, VSI Paris / Chinkel S.A. has developed ahigh-end dubbing facility with a total of ten studios.Following major investment in state-of-the-art35 mm and HD technology, VSI Paris / Chinkel able to produce dubbed versions in any format,for cinema, television, home video and new media.Our portfolio of clients includes all the major Frenchterrestrial channels as well as a broad range ofleading international broadcasters, major filmstudios and production companies.Chinkel has developed and patented Cappella:revolutionary software that creates a virtual dubbingrhythmo-band for onscreen text and lip-synchronisation, significantly increasing efficiencyand production capacity by using a fully 10. vsi PARis / CHiNKEL s.A.23, RUE FONtAiNE75009 PARisFRANCE+33 (0) 1 53 20 08 [email protected] 11. BERLiN vsi BERLiN In 2005, VSI built one of its largest facilities, in Berlin. VSI Berlin has become a leading provider of language services for film and TV in Germany. VSI Berlin is the only company in the country with in-house dubbing studios and subtitling facilities. Additionally, we offer top quality translation services and video editing at the same location. Our outstanding architectural concept and unique atmosphere, right on the banks of the River Spree, enables us to take full advantage of the creative forces based in the capital city: more than 1,500 voice-over and dubbing artists, as well as the largest pool of directors and writers in Germany. At VSI Berlin, our experienced project managers place great emphasis on clear communication, high standards and a transparent cost structure, offering you the best possible price-performance balance for your projects. 12. vsi BERLiNstRALAUER ALLEE 2 B10245 BERLiNGERMANy+49 (0) 30 700 1160 [email protected] 13. vsi AMstERDAMVSI Amsterdam celebrated its 10th anniversaryin 2010, and specialises in subtitling and texttranslation. The key elements of our service arefast turnaround and flexibility, as well as swiftadaptation to clients needs and consistent quality.This is why major international channels continueto choose VSI as their exclusive localisation [email protected] stOCKHOLMThe Stockholm branch of VSI has been one ofSwedens leading TV translation companies since1997 and focuses on Swedish, Danish, Norwegianand Finnish. Its offices are located in the very centreof the city. Meticulous quality control and quickturn-around times are a matter of daily routine.VSI Stockholm has established its place as a reliablepartner for Scandinavian TV channels, film and videoproduction companies and corporate [email protected] 14. vsi ROMEVSI built its Italian facilities in 2004 in response toclient demand for consistent high-quality languageversioning. The recently-built recording studios andmixing suite form the core of an efficient operation.Our team of London-trained project managers canhandle the most demanding projects and have yearsof experience in the fields of dubbing, subtitling [email protected] CAiROVSI Cairo was established in 1999 to address along-standing need in the Arabic market by offeringsubtitling, text translation, and voice-over ofunrivalled quality, coupled with first-class customerservice. In 2007, we expanded our Cairo facilitiesto include dubbing, as well as pre-productionand post-production services. We have a dedicatedteam of in-house subtitlers, proof readers, andproject managers which helps to ensure that ourquality is always at the highest [email protected] 15. vsi iN tHE REst OF tHE wORLDWe are very proud of our unique network of dubbingstudios, subtitling facilities and offices worldwide,which, together with close partners in otherterritories, have enabled us to become the leader inour field.vsi [email protected] LisBON [email protected] istANBUL [email protected] wARsAw [email protected] MOsCOw [email protected] tEL Aviv [email protected] NEw yORK [email protected] LOs [email protected] 16.