A haunting short chronicling one day in the life of La Chureca, "the trash dump community of Managua, the capital city of Nicaragua, captured by six filmmakers in March 2008 over the course of one day... from sunrise to sunset."


Day of Light from Love Light & Melody on Vimeo.

We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to the editor or write to letters@theatlantic.com.