The Devil's Miner

Told almost entirely from the point of view of a 14-year-old Bolivian silver miner who supports his family by toiling deep under the mountains of Cerro Rico, Kief Davidson's riveting documentary is a deeply troubling look at child labor under horrendous conditions. Basilio, whose father died when he was only 2, isn't even the youngest child to work the Cerro...read more

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  • Released: 2005
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Told almost entirely from the point of view of a 14-year-old Bolivian silver miner who supports his family by toiling deep under the mountains of Cerro Rico, Kief Davidson's riveting documentary is a deeply troubling look at child labor under horrendous co… (more)

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