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I like it when films like this appear. I’m sure it’s worth a look. But I do have an issue with how modern humans talk about ancient humans and their relationship to the animals around them. They say things like ‘we became skilled in reading animal tracks’, and even ‘the hunters feel they turn into the animals they hunt’, and it seems to me that there was something lost in translation, between the San Bushmen hunters, who are the usual subjects of the films, as they are here, and the…