As Walt Disney Animation Studios likes to remind us, the company’s films are shown around the world. That poses a problem specific to a musical – the studio not only has to find singers worldwide who sound as believable as the original English-speaking performers, they also have to translate. all the lyrics in a way that not only preserves the meaning, but maintains the rhythm and rhythm of the original version.
Since 2013 frozen, Disney released videos of some of the breakout song’s bigger hits showing what those songs sound like in their various incarnations around the world. Quick edits between different language soundtracks on songs like frozenof “Let It Go,” Moana“How far will I go,” Frozen 2of “Into the Unknown” and “Lost in the woods,” and CGI 2019 Lion King“Hakuna Matata” by all show how closely the international versions resemble the American versions, from the singer’s intonation to the beat of the lyrics.
The latest song to be billed as Disney’s official multilingual video is “We Don’t Talk About Bruno,” Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Spotify breakout hit. Encanto‘S The soundtrack topped the 100 chart. The song is a summary of the strange and terrifying experiences people have had with Bruno Madrigal, the black sheep of a family where almost everyone has magical powers. Bruno’s strength is in seeing the future, but as the song implies, knowing about future tragedies (even small, personal tragedies like male pattern baldness) doesn’t make them easy to overcome. more, and the Madrigals community dreads Bruno’s dire predictions. When he disappeared, talking about him became taboo – except, apparently, in dramatic song form, which sounded even more dramatic in 21 languages from versions of Encanto around the world.
Fans of this treatment who want to hear more than one excerpt of the song in different languages - or Encantoother music numbers, for that matter – should check out the Disney Plus language menu. For example, American audiences have the option to watch the entire film in 19 other languages. So if you want to know “Surface Pressure” in Italian, Dutch or Norwegian, that’s also an option.
https://www.polygon.com/22877376/we-dont-talk-about-bruno-encanto-21-languages Listen to Encanto’s We Don’t Talk About Bruno in 21 languages