"Undocumented" on Independent Lens can be seen on Monday, April 29th at 8 pm

Apr 16, 2013

The blistering deserts of southern Arizona have been littered with the scorched and desiccated bodies of more than 2,000 illegal border crossers in the past decade and a half. The grisly task of locating and identifying them falls to overwhelmed local coroners and tireless volunteers, who attempt to provide closure to devastated families.

"Undocumented" on Independent Lens airs on Monday, April 29th at 8 pm.

Border Patrol agents help an ailing migrant crosser.
Border Patrol agents help an ailing migrant crosser.