The Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Four
Film Info
Section:Cine Gay
Release Year:2016
Runtime:91
Genre:Documentary
Production Country:USA
Cast/Crew
Director:Deborah Esquenazi
Description
The story of four Latina lesbians who, in 1994, were wrongfully convicted of raping two young girls. Southwest of Salem documents the bizarre allegations made against the women during a period of rampant homophobia and hysteria, the faulty forensic science used to convict them, and the failure of the justice system to exonerate them long after the charges were shown to be false. Cine Gay Showcase.