Highway of Tears

Director Matthew Smiley
Year 2015
Run Time 79min
Genre Documentary
A documentary looking into the missing and murdered women along a 724 kilometre stretch of highway in northern British Columbia. Canadian producer/actor Matt Smiley and Vancouver-born actress Carly Pope created the film to raise awareness about the lonely stretch of Highway 16 between Prince Rupert and Prince George, where many Indigenous girls and women have disappeared or been murdered during the past 40 years.

Director

Matthew Smiley

Writer

Matthew Smiley

Cast

Muriel Bascu, Sarah Boyd-Noel, Bertha Cardinal

Producers

Matthew Smiley, Carly Pope

Genre

Documentary

Original Languages

English, French