This is one of our new favorites! A must watch for your high school class!
Living on One Dollar is a film and journey that follows four young filmmakers living on $1 a day for two months in rural Guatemala.
Living on One Dollar an award-winning film that has been called "A Must Watch" by Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus and Director of The Hunger Games, Gary Ross. The film follows the journey of four friends as they set out to live on just $1 a day for two months in rural Guatemala. They battle hunger, parasites, and extreme financial stress as they attempt to survive life on the edge.
An unimaginable reality for most young Americans, the challenges they face are real and plague over 1.1 billion people around the world. While the friends quickly learn there are no easy answers, the generosity and strength of Rosa, a 20 year old woman, and Chino, a 12 year old boy, give them resilient hope that there are effective ways to make a difference.
10% from every sale supports the Rosa and Chino Education Fund. 56 mins, NR, however we would give it a PG, Subtitles available in Spanish & Portuguese.