Collecting large, richly annotated facial-expression databases from movies

Abhinav Dhall, Roland Goecke, Simon Lucey, Tom Gedeon

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Two large facial-expression databases depicting challenging real-world conditions were constructed using a semi-automatic approach via a recommender system based on subtitles.

Original languageEnglish
Article number6200254
Pages (from-to)34-41
Number of pages8
JournalIEEE Multimedia
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 17 Sept 2012
Externally publishedYes


  • emotion database
  • facial expression recognition
  • large-scale database
  • large-scale multimedia data
  • multimedia
  • real-world conditions

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