Dreaming of words

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Documentary Features
Director:
India
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Length:

60mins 7secs

Language: 

Malayalam, Tamil with English subtitles

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Njattyela Sreedharan, a fourth standard drop-out, compiles a dictionary connecting four Indian languages. Travelling across four states and doing extensive research, he spent twenty-five years making the multilingual dictionary. This unique dictionary offers a comparative study of Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil and Telugu. 'Dreaming of Words' traces Sreedharan's life, work, love for languages and the struggles to get the dictionary published. The film also explores the linguistic and cultural diversity in India.

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Location:
Mannie Manim
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Location:

The South African International Film Festival

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