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LINGUIST List 24.4982

Sat Dec 07 2013

FYI: Documentary Film Saved by Language

Editor for this issue: Uliana Kazagasheva <ulianalinguistlist.org>

Date: 07-Dec-2013
From: Vera Ferreira <vferreiracidles.eu>
Subject: Documentary Film Saved by Language
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Saved by Language is a documentary film by Susanna Zaraysky and Bryan Kirschen that shows the story of how Moris Albahari, a young Sephardic Bosnian boy, used his ancestral mother tongue, Ladino, to survive the Holocaust. The project was presented at the Language Fair in October in Minde (Portugal) and represents an important step in the preservation of Ladino.

Susanna and Bryan started a fundraising campaign in order to be able to conclude the project:


Your support is needed.


Vera Ferreira

Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation

Subject Language(s): Ladino (lad)

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