Documentary Featuring Westminster Student Wins Emmy

A huge congratulations to Westminster 7th grader Laila Anderson! St. Louis Children’s Hospital’s film “Laila: The Next Season,” a documentary that recounts her diagnosis, treatment, and recovery from a rare disease called HLH, won a Mid-America Regional Emmy Award on November 21!

“I was just excited for Children’s Hospital and everyone who made the film,” said Anderson, “because once I was healthy, it was our goal to give back to the organizations that helped me be where I am today.” She’s thrilled that this film can bring awareness and support to the people and places that saved her life.

Watch the full documentary.

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