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One Child

Season 1 Episode 13 | 42m 4s

On May 12, 2008, an 8.0 magnitude earthquake hit Sichuan, China, killing nearly 90,000 people - many of them are children. Under China’s strict family planning policy, every one is their family’s only child. ONE CHILD follows three families from the devastated city of Beichuan as they struggle to understand the disaster and find a way to live with their personal tragedy.

Aired: 05/21/17

Expires: 05/20/20

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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