Highway of Tears VR

Director: Lisa Jackson Year: 2016 Run Time: 4min

Highway of Tears is a virtual reality documentary looking into the missing and murdered Indigenous women along an infamous stretch of highway in northern British Columbia. The film  transports viewers to the home of one of the victims, whose family has been searching for answers for over 20 years, and provides a visceral experience of the landscape and the personal tragedies that haunt it and that have affected so many Indigenous people in Canada. This project was made for CBC Radio’s “The Current”.


Lisa Jackson