Southwest Key Featured in Oscar-Nominated Documentary!

February 12, 2010 at 12:17 pm 1 comment

You may not know this, but a Southwest Key facility was featured in a recent HBO documentary, “Which Way Home”, that was just nominated for an Oscar in the category of Best Documentary Feature category!!

The film highlights the journey of four unaccompanied minors that travel from Central America to the United States.

One of those youth, Kevin, becomes a client at one of our shelters and part of the film was in fact shot in that shelter.

We were happy to be able to help the filmmakers, and are very excited that the documentary was nominated for an Oscar. Congratulations to Rebecca Cammisa (the director) and we hope her documentary wins!


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  • 1. Jorge Mendoza  |  March 25, 2010 at 2:26 pm

    I knew abot the documentary but not about SWK nor Kevin.
    Please let us know when the movie will be available on DVD and please pass on my congrats to Kevin if possible.
    Thanks for the posting.


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