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Kumu Documentary. Keep Talking

Kumu Documentary. Keep Talking

Time: 28.03.18  18:00–19:30
Location: Kumu auditorium
Price: Free of charge

Director: Karen Lynn Weinberg
USA 2017, 80 min
In English and Alutiiq language with English subtitles

Introduction by Filipp Kruusvall .

“Keep Talking” follows four Alaska Native women fighting to save Kodiak Alutiiq, an endangered language now spoken by fewer than 40 remaining fluent native elders. Their small community travels to the remote Afognak Island to start teaching kids Alutiiq.This film reveals the ultimate impact of language and cultural revitalization, joy and hope.