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La Espalda Del Mundo

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 29 min.


Three separate real-life stories about people persecuted or marginalized by the powers that govern them are brought together in this powerful documentary from Spain. In the first segment, "The Child," we are introduced to Guinder Rodriguez, an 11-year-old boy from Peru who holds down a full-time job digging out limestone to be used in construction. Despite his grim circumstances, Guinder struggles to maintain a positive outlook and tries to take pride in his work. In "The Word," Turkish expatriate Mehdi...more

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