Musical Resurrection

The primary economy in Cateura, Paraguay was scrounging through the town landfill in search for recyclable materials. However, it was in this seemingly hopeless environment where the seed of critical hope grew into a new reality. Residents of Cateura reimagined themselves, their environments, and the possibility of liberation by creating the Recycled Orchestra, a musical group that plays instruments made entirely of garbage. The documentary film about this inspiring tale is called The Landfillharmonic