‘Ballad of the Little Soldier’ Tells Stories of the Child Soldiers

Ballad of the Little Soldier (1984) is a German-language documentary short about the situation facing the Miskito Indians in Nicaragua against the Sandinistas. Co-directed by Werner Herzog and journalist Denis Reichle, the documentary focuses primarily on the Miskito people‚Äôs stories. This short balances two parts, though neither is wholly separated from the other. Through interviews… Read More ‘Ballad of the Little Soldier’ Tells Stories of the Child Soldiers