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LIVING AT RISK

USA, 1985 (MIFF 1986)

Director: Alfred Guzzetti, Susan Meiselas, Richard Rogers

A documentary which takes us inside Sandlnista Nicaragua where five siblings of the upper-middle-dass Barrios family choose to remain and work with the revolutionary government.

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