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I want to add a new movie but it doesn't work. This error comes:

The validation failed because: Overview We had trouble validating the language of the overview field. We detected it as German but expected it to be English.

Then I changed it into English and this came: The validation failed because: Overview We had trouble validating the language of the overview field. We detected it as English but expected it to be German.

How can I add this movie now? German and English doesn't work... Should I try French? Please fix this error - it seems to be an technical error

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The easiest solution is to put a longer text.
So the Google tool will more easily recognize the language of the text.
Save what you put.
Then you can delete the text that has been overwritten.

Doesn't work. Then it was too long. Now I made it shorter - also doesn't work. What can I do?

Can you put the text here for me to take a look at?

Here German: 400.000 Amerikaner sprechen einen pfälzischen Dialekt? Douglas Madenford, geboren und aufgewachsen in Pennsylvania, sucht im Dokumentarfilm "Hiwwe wie Driwwe" von Benjamin Wagener und Christian Schega nach Spuren in seiner Heimat und der Pfalz. Doug trifft viele Menschen und erfährt, was von der pfälzischen Sprache und Kultur in Amerika übrig geblieben ist und wie sie sich "hiwwe wie driwwe" hier in Deutschland und darüber hinaus in Amerika entwickelt hat. Vor etwa 300 Jahren flohen viele Menschen aus der Pfalz vor politischer Verfolgung sowie aus wirtschaftlichen Gründen in die USA und ließen sich hauptsächlich in und um Pennsylvania nieder. Sie brachten auch ihre Sprache und Kultur in die Neue Welt. Beide haben bis heute in großen Teilen überlebt. In Amerika sprechen die Menschen immer noch ihre Variante des pfälzischen Dialekts: das sogenannte Pennsylvania Dutch.

Here English: 400,000 Americans speak Palatinate German? Douglas Madenford, born and raised in Pennsylvania, looks for traces in his homeland and the Palatinate in the documentary "Hiwwe wie Driwwe" by Benjamin Wagener and Christian Schega. Doug meets many people and learns what is left of the Palatine language and culture in America and how it has developed "hiwwe like driwwe" here in Germany and beyond in America. About 300 years ago, many people from the Palatinate fled because of political persecution and economic reasons to the United States and mainly settled in and around Pennsylvania. They also brought their language and culture to the New World. Both have largely survived to this day. In America, people still speak their variant of the Palatinate dialect: the so-called Pennsylvania Dutch.

Can you please tell us what movie you want to add?

It's this one?
Hiwwe wie Driwwe - Pfälzisch in Amerika (2019)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10024044/

The movie was created. You can now add the other data.
Director, crew, cast, poster etc ...
https://v5.themoviedb.org/movie/685597

Thank you

@Hannavioletta It sounds like it is the exact same issue experienced by this user.

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