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Het wonder van Le Petit Prince

Documentary, 2018, 90 min.

The Little Prince of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry is the most translated book in the world; it appeared in more than 375 languages. Why do people from very diverse cultures choose this book to keep their endangered languages ​​and cultures alive? In this inspiring documentary, various translators speak from Tibetans to Sahara residents and a last generation in El Salvador who still speaks Nawat. They all have a dramatic story and their own motivation to translate this book, which is completely in line with the wisdom of the famous French work.

won prizes

  • NL - Netherlands Film Festival Golden Calf
  • NL - Amsterdam International Docu Film Festival IDFA selection

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