PARADISE HIGHWAY Morgan Freeman thriller (filmed in Clarksdale) presented by Mississippi Film Office

Runtime: 115 minutes

Directors: Anna Gutto

Actors: Morgan Freeman, Juliette Binoche, Frank Grillo


PRESENTED BY Nina Parikh and Carey Miller of the Mississippi Film Office, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2023! THE FILM: New thriller filmed in and around Clarksdale (including in a house on W 2nd Street and at The Den, downtown) in summer 2021 and released in 2022. A truck driver has been forced to smuggle illicit cargo to save her brother from a deadly prison gang. With FBI operatives hot on her trail, Sally's conscience is challenged when the final package turns out to be a teenage girl. Written and directed by Anna Gutto. Stars Morgan Freeman, Juliette Binoche, Frank Grillo, Hala Finley and more. Presented by the Mississippi Film Office.