Face recognition is now working on Kinopoisk. The function identifies the actor on the freeze frame of the video.
How does it work
When watching a movie or a series is enoughpause it, and DeepDive technology will show a card with the name of the actor and his filmography. DeepDive uses Yandex computer vision algorithms and data from the Kinopoisk encyclopedia.
And if you forget some character, in someTV shows on the card displays information about him, how he is associated with other heroes and what it is all about. The system even manages to identify actors at different ages or under a layer of makeup.