Indigenous Peoples and Human Rights

October 25, 2022

'Keeping the Words Alive' Films Celebrate Preservation of Native Languages

'Keeping The Words Alive' Films Celebrate Native Languages this Week at Vision Maker Media's Film Festival

By Brenda Norrell

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The preservation of Native languages is the theme of Vision Maker Media's online free film festival this week. The last remaining speakers of languages are preserving the languages that boarding schools attempted to brutally eliminate.

"Keep Talking' follows four Alaska Native women fighting to save Kodiak Alutiiq, an endangered language now spoken by less than 40 remaining fluent Native Elders."
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'Chasing Voices' -- Watch now, 'Chasing Voices,' as the film journeys through California Nations, Colorado River Nation, Chinook, Mohave, and more.

Watch 'Chasing Voices" by director Daniel Golding, Quechan 

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