Independent Lens

Waste Land: Artistically Inspired, Afraid to Turn Back

Clip: Season 12 | 1m 22s

For catador Valeria, collaborating with Vik Muniz and her community on artworks made from recycled materials has been a bittersweet experience, since she's now reluctant to return to being a garbage picker, the life she knows best.

Aired: 04/19/11

Rating: TV-PG

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