Automatic face recognition for film character retrieval in feature-length films

  title={Automatic face recognition for film character retrieval in feature-length films},
  author={Ognjen Arandjelovic and Andrew Zisserman},
  journal={2005 IEEE Computer Society Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR'05)},
  pages={860-867 vol. 1}
The objective of this work is to recognize all the frontal faces of a character in the closed world of a movie or situation comedy, given a small number of query faces. This is challenging because faces in a feature-length film are relatively uncontrolled with a wide variability of scale, pose, illumination, and expressions, and also may be partially occluded. We develop a recognition method based on a cascade of processing steps that normalize for the effects of the changing imaging… CONTINUE READING
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