El Milagro

56 minutes
Spanish with English subtitles
(Spain, 2014)

El Milagro is a makeshift town surrounding a landfill where over 30,000 people live. Hundreds of children are forced to work in hazardous conditions. With the help of Diego, an 11-year-old local boy, a film crew tries to expose the dangers these children are subjected to, in one of the cities with largest numbers of working children in the world. While doing so, the team itself will be exposed to danger.