Chirp! Captioning BB-8 in The Force Awakens
How do the closed captions convey the changing meanings and emotions of the BB-8 droid’s electronic beeping sounds?
An analysis of one scene from Moon (2009) starring Sam Rockwell. The scene’s captions make use of Speaker IDs to identify speakers who are off-screen. But in doing so, the Speaker IDs fill in a major piece of the narrative puzzle.