Watch The Linguists
- 1 hr 4 min
This film follows two linguists who are documenting dying languages in the some of the Earth's harshest places. The main characters travel to Siberia to meet with nomadic people who have been driven to conformity by societal pressures. The language of these people is vanishing and the main goal of this film is to show how to keep this from happening. Along the way they also travel to Bolivia and have to deal with racism and violence. Despite the hardships they continue their journey to record dying languages and do everything in their power to help marginalized cultures.