Investigating the murders of over 271 women in the town of Juárez, Mexico, Lourdes Portillo's Señorita Extraviada haunts the viewers as it reveals an unspeakable crime wave amid the disorders and corruption of one of the biggest border towns in the world. This archival interview from 2002 features the filmmaker describing the fear and silence she experienced during filming, and the need to expose these crimes and raise awareness.
Someone is killing the young women of Juárez, Mexico. Since 1993, over 270 women have been raped and murdered. Señorita Extraviada is a haunting investigation into an unspeakable crime wave amid the chaos and corruption of one of the world's biggest border towns.