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Southwest of Salem

Format: DVD 2016
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - LGBTQ (DVD) HV6570.3.S36 S673 2016x
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - LGBTQ
Call Number  (DVD) HV6570.3.S36 S673 2016x
Retells the case of the so-called San Antonio Four, in which four Hispanic lesbians were sent to prison for the ritualistic sexual abuse of two young girls, a conviction questioned fifteen years later when exculpatory evidence is brought to light.
Extra features: Post-exoneration interview, December 12th, 2016
Inside the courtroom
Theatrical trailer.

Additional Information
Subjects Vasquez, Anna -- (Former convict) -- Interviews.
Ramirez, Elizabeth -- (Former convict) -- Interviews.
Rivera, Cassandra -- Interviews.
Mayhugh, Kristie -- Interviews.
Child sexual abuse -- Texas -- San Antonio -- Case studies.
False imprisonment -- Texas -- Case studies.
False arrest -- Texas -- San Antonio -- Case studies.
Women prisoners -- Texas.
Hispanic American lesbians -- Texas -- San Antonio.
Discrimination in criminal justice administration -- Texas -- Case studies.
Homophobia -- Texas -- Case studies.
Lesbians -- Texas -- San Antonio -- Social conditions.
Trials (Child sexual abuse) -- United States.
Trials (False imprisonment) -- United States.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Brooklyn, New York] :2016
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Southwest of Salem :
Story of the San Antonio Four
Contributors Esquenazi, Deborah, film director, film producer.
Tabet, Sam, film producer.
Vasquez, Anna (Former convict), commentator.
Ramirez, Elizabeth (Former convict), commentator.
Rivera, Cassandra, commentator.
Mayhugh, Kristie, commentator.
Lipman, Sam, composer.
Trio Los Vigilantes, composer.
Sam Tabot Pictures , production company.
Naked Edge Films (Firm), production company.
Motto Pictures, production company.
Chicken & Egg Pictures (Firm), production company.
Fisher Klingenstein Films, film distributor.
FilmRise (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Commentators, Anna Vasquez, Cassandra Rivera, Elizabeth Ramirez, Kristie Mayhugh.
Other Contributors Music, Sam Lipman, Trio Los Vigilantes.
Language English
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Notes Documentary.
Subtitle on container: The story of the San Antonio Four.
Program content: ©2016.
System Details DVD-R (might not be compatible with all players); NTSC; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround, 2.0 stereo.
Awards Official selection: Tribeca Film Festival 2016; HotDocs 2016
Description 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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