Encore Screening - Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Four
Encore Screening - Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Four
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Encore Screening - Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Four

Unclassified 18+ | 91 mins | USA | 2016 | Deborah Esquenazi
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Sat 25 Mar 12:15 PM

ACMI Cinema 2
Assisted ListeningWheelchair Access

'A maddening true story that touches on many of America’s most enduring hypocrisies' - Village Voice

Jury Prize Outstanding Documentary - Frameline Film Festival 2016

After being wrongfully convicted of gang-raping two little girls during the Satanic Panic witch-hunt era of the 80s and 90s, four Latina lesbians fight against homophobia and prosecutorial fervor in their struggle for exoneration. This riveting and powerful documentary begins inside a Texas prison, where the women have spent nearly a decade behind bars. Using home video footage from 21 years ago combined with recent verité footage and intimate interviews, director Deborah S. Esquenazi eventually takes on the role of investigator along with attorneys at the Innocence Project, helping these women on their long road to justice.

Please note: This special encore screening will play with English Language Subtitles (Not Audio Descriptive)

 

ACMI Cinema 2

Federation Square
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