The Linguists
The Linguists (2008)

In a time when over 7,000 distinct languages are spoken around the world, professors David Harrison and Gregory Anderson navigate treacherous terrain and travel to the furthest reaches of the globe to research forgotten and hidden… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: April 5, 2008
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Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter

The film certainly makes a compelling case for this particular kind of academic derring-do.

Justin Chang
Variety

A fleet-footed study of human communication and its limitless structural and functional possibilities.

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Louis Proyect
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Makes the case that the death of "lesser" languages is as much of an assault on civilization as the leveling of a rain forest.

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