The documentary follows Kevin, Fito, Yurico, and Jairo on their treacherous journey North on Mexican freight trains. It exposes the systemic violence these children encounter in Central America and Mexico and how they flee from gang violence, home abuse, and government abuse. The U.S border comes to symbolize their only hope of attaining safety and the American Dream.
Rebecca Cammisa. Which Way Home. Documentary. Jan 31. 2009.