7 of Mexico’s Indigenous Languages Celebrated in Animated Shorts

According to National Geographic, a language dies every 14 days and in the next century over 3,000 will disappear. With 68 languages and over 360 indigenous dialects Mexico is the North American center of pre-Columbian indigenous culture. The country is also a hotspot for language extinction as elders pass and youth assimilate to U.S. culture. 68 Voces seeks to preserve and celebrate indigenous languages through animated short film. Check out one of the shorts below!

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