Burden of Truth Filming Locations

Joanna Hanley is drawn back to the small town where she grew up for a seemingly simple legal case but finds herself drawn into by a group of sick girls and her father's dark secrets.

Burden of Truth was filmed in Winnipeg & Selkirk in Canada.
Zoom to: Selkirk, Winnipeg

River Road Bridge

Welcome to Millwood Sign

Joanna drives past the town sign and across the bridge into town in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call".

Manitoba Avenue (between Main & Eveline)

Millwood Main Street

Joanna drives down the main street on her way into town in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call". Billy brings Joanna coffee in the morning and then Officer Beckbie tells him to check on John in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind". Diana runs into Owen who asks her how Luna is doing at school in episode 1x03 "Still Waters". Taylor runs into Molly on the street and they reconnect over their shared condition in episode 1x04 "Family Ties". A couple of employees from the foundry intentionally run into Billy as he is walking to work in episode 1x05 "Witch Hunt".

Selkirk Inn & Conference Centre

Motel

Joanna checks into a local motel during her time in Millwood in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call". Joanna talks to Alan on the phone while working on the case in the morning and the next evening she returns to find Alan waiting to talk in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind". Luna calls Joanna with information about the SUV in episode 1x03 "Still Waters". Joanna puts together an evidence board on the wall and then Luna comes by with some apology pastries in episode 1x04 "Family Ties". Joanna is attacked in her motel room but manages to get the attackers license plate number in episode 1x06 "Devil in the Desert".

Lord Selkirk Regional Comprehensive Secondary School

Millwood High School (back/field)

The students are playing soccer when one of the cheerleaders collapses with a seizure in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call". Diane and Joanna talk about their lives apart and later Joanna and Billy run through the trees to find the girls playing on the field next to the farm in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind". Taylor and Molly are chatting by the field when they see the law team drilling a sample in episode 1x03 "Still Waters". Joanna brings her father out to the field and then asks about her mother in episode 1x04 "Family Ties".

Churchill High School

Millwood High School (front/interior)

Joanna visits the school that the afflicted girls attended and runs into her old friend Diane in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call". Diane takes Joanna through the school to take samples from the girls' locker room in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind". Molly tells Luna about her accident in the shower and Luna asks if she wants to attend the support group in episode 1x03 "Still Waters". Diane and Joanna talk about the sermon while walking to the school and Molly is called in for a dress code violation and sent home. Later, Luna, Molly, and Amanda crash the prom after all of the sick girls are banned in episode 1x05 "Witch Hunt".

Veterans Memorial Gardens

Park

Joanna is sitting in the park after securing the settlements and has a conversation with Diane in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call". Billy tries to reassure his niece about her plans for her future in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind". Molly and Luna make up beside the lake and talk about Molly's difficult future in episode 1x07 "Ducks on the Pond". Joanna asks Farrell Jackson to testify on the record but he expresses reservations about what it will do to him in the town in episode 1x08 "Hang Together".

Riverside Grill

Riverside Grill

Joanna grabs some lunch and has a conversation with the waitress who collapses with the same symptoms as the other girls in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call". Joanna and Billy discuss their interviews with the girls and try to figure out the common cause in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind". Joanna and Billy discuss the potential suspects and meet with a hydrologist to help in episode 1x03 "Still Waters". Taylor comes in to talk with Molly and they get into an argument over Taylor siding with her father in episode 1x04 "Family Ties". Joanna asks Owen for a favor running a DNA test to see is she and Luna are related in episode 1x05 "Witch Hunt". Joanna is eating breakfast when Luna stops by and asks her to come to court in episode 1x07 "Ducks on the Pond". Owen talks to Mercer as he is leaving the restaurant and tells him that he will be a team player in episode 1x08 "Hang Together". Joanna is having breakfast with her father when they are interrupted by Gerrilyn in episode 1x09 "Home to Roost". Luna confronts David about her parentage but he denies everything in episode 1x10 "Cause In Fact".

Misericordia Health Centre

Winnipeg Hospital

Joanna accompanies Molly to the hospital and learns from her girlfriend Luna that she never received the vaccine in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call". Joanna tries to convince Taylor of her good intentions and then oversees the tests on all of the victims in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind".

The Bronze Boot Tavern

The Boot Tavern

Billy takes Joanna out for drinks to discuss the case and one of the locals punches Joanna in the face for something her father did in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call". Joanna talks to her father about the recent developments in the case and Diane tells Billy and her about the field in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind". Billy, Diane, and Beckbie discuss who could have driven the SUV and Billy decides to have a talk with Ben Matheson in episode 1x04 "Family Ties". Luna and Joanna follow a note to the bar where Molly has put together an alternative prom in episode 1x05 "Witch Hunt". Gerrilyn sits with Billy at the bar and they discuss the case before Billy gets into a fight with Alan in episode 1x07 "Ducks on the Pond". David finds Alan drinking at the bar and Alan asks him why he wasn't consulted on their course of action in episode 1x08 "Hang Together". Alan finds Billy in the bar and offers his help with the case in episode 1x09 "Home to Roost". Billy and Joanna prep Nate Dawson for his testimony and later everyone parties after the settlement in episode 1x10 "Cause In Fact".

233 Manitoba Avenue

Crawford & Associates

Joanna tells Billy that she is going to stay and help with the case in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call". Officer Beckbie interviews John about the case while Billy represents him in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind". Joanna and Billy call Molly to ask her to be the named plaintiff in the case in episode 1x03 "Still Waters". Joanna tells Billy that she is going to leave down and then Gerrilyn Spence comes by to order Joanna to stay away from Luna in episode 1x04 "Family Ties". Billy finds Joanna in the office early on the weekend and tells her about his runin with the guys from the mill in episode 1x05 "Witch Hunt". Joanna and Billy find the office broken into and Joanna's laptop stolen in episode 1x06 "Devil in the Desert". Luna comes into the office to find something to do and tells Billy about the NDA in episode 1x07 "Ducks on the Pond". Alan brings a $2 million settlement offer but only for Molly in episode 1x08 "Hang Together". Luna and Billy struggle to dig through mounts of paperwork provided by the mill and then they prep Molly for the deposition in episode 1x09 "Home to Roost". David visits with a settlement offer while Joanna and Billy are sitting in the dark after their power is cut off in episode 1x10 "Cause In Fact".

Centrepoint

Carver Thatcher Stokes

Joanna and Alan pitch their involvement to the pharmaceutical company in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call".

Travelers Building

Joanna's Apartment

Joanna and Alan discuss their upcoming meeting in the morning in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call".

Summerscales House

Matheson House

Joanna brings the settlement offer to Ben Matheson and after he refuses she gets the now 18 year old Taylor to sign instead in episode 1x01 "Wake Up Call". Taylor's father watches as she leaves home in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind". Ben Matheson gives Taylor a letter from college and then tells her to cheer up because they won the lawsuit in episode 1x07 "Ducks on the Pond". Taylor wants to go in to be with the other girls but her father doesn't want her to leave the house in episode 1x08 "Hang Together". Ben asks Taylor into convincing the girls to take the settlement and she asks him to apologize to them first in episode 1x10 "Cause In Fact".

201 Portage

Carver Thatcher Stokes

Joanna calls her father on the phone and he tells her to return to the city in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind".

Selkirk Waterfront

Waterfront

Joanna asks Diane what happened with her father and the town in episode 1x02 "The Ties That Bind". Luna approaches Beckbie to ask for some information on the SUV seen following Joanna in episode 1x03 "Still Waters". Diana talks to Jack Lewis about his daughter Georgia and later Joanna finds Alan waiting to talk with her in episode 1x05 "Witch Hunt". Joanna thinks by the river after deciding to leave town in episode 1x06 "Devil in the Desert". Gerrilyn tries to explain to Luna why she concealed the truth about Luna's father in episode 1x08 "Hang Together". Billy runs down by the water before the deposition in episode 1x09 "Home to Roost". Joanna ignores a call from her father in episode 1x10 "Cause In Fact".

Pittsburg Avenue (between Mercy & Sophia)

Screw Cutting Factory

Joanna takes a photo of a factory while out on her jog in episode 1x03 "Still Waters".

Manchester Avenue (between Mercy & end)

Jogging

Joanna jogs down the street while listening to music in episode 1x03 "Still Waters".

510 Sophia Street

McMahon Rubber

Joanna takes photos of a leaking pipe outside a tire factory and notices the black SUV following her. Billy and Howard try to talk their way onto the property to drill a sample but are turned away at the fence in episode 1x03 "Still Waters".

Responsible Electronics Recycling

Recycling Plant

Joanna and Billy chat about the old hospital while Howard drills another sample in episode 1x03 "Still Waters".

Lombard Avenue & Rorie Street

Downtown Street

Joanna's father answers her questions about her mother's time at the hospital in episode 1x03 "Still Waters". Joanna's dad answers some of her questions about Henry Matheson in episode 1x04 "Family Ties".

Black Cat Foundry

Matheson Steel

Joanna tries to approach the black SUV after photographing an industrial pond but it drives away. Later, Billy convinces Ben Matheson to let them drill a sample well in episode 1x03 "Still Waters". Joanna serves Ben Matheson with the lawsuit against his company in episode 1x04 "Family Ties". Billy, Joanna, and Molly head inside for the depositions in episode 1x06 "Devil in the Desert". Farrell Jackson looks over at Ben Matheson during work in episode 1x07 "Ducks on the Pond". Ben Matheson asks to talk to Farrell Jackson and asks him to look into who might be leaking to the opposing side in episode 1x08 "Hang Together".

213 Dorchester Avenue

Ross House

Molly gets a call from Billy and Joanna and later she falls in the shower in episode 1x03 "Still Waters". Molly and her mother come home after their impromptu shopping trip in episode 1x05 "Witch Hunt". Billy picks Molly up for court and later Dr. Williams comes by for dinner to talk about his alternate diagnosis in episode 1x06 "Devil in the Desert". Molly and Luna discuss college and then talk about Molly's treatment with Dr. Williams in episode 1x07 "Ducks on the Pond". Luna spills the beans about the settlement offer to Molly but then Billy arrives to explain what it would mean for the other girls in episode 1x08 "Hang Together". Molly makes herself breakfast and then is picked up by Billy for the deposition in episode 1x09 "Home to Roost". Molly and Luna clean Molly's car in preparation of selling it if they lose the judgement in episode 1x10 "Cause In Fact".

Supreme Auto

Scrapyard

Billy and Beckbie check on the mysterious SUV to find it was stolen from the scrapyard in episode 1x04 "Family Ties".

The Marine Museum of Manitoba

Waterfront

Luna and Molly walk by the waterfront after their prom and talk about the future in episode 1x05 "Witch Hunt". Joanna talks about the case with Diane who tries to talk her out of taking the low road and later Joanna threatens to reveal Alan's dirty tricks to the judge in episode 1x06 "Devil in the Desert". Joanna talks to Gerrilyn about her relationship with Joanna's father in episode 1x09 "Home to Roost". Joanna meets Dianne to say goodbye before she heads off to her new job in Winnipeg in episode 1x10 "Cause In Fact".

Selkirk & District Regional Hospital

Millwood Hospital

The medical expert Dr. Williams interviews the girls about their symptoms but he comes to a different conclusion in episode 1x06 "Devil in the Desert". Billy tires to get Dr. Williams to give him the NDA that Molly signed in episode 1x07 "Ducks on the Pond". Taylor and her parents talk with the doctor after she collapsed in Molly's house in episode 1x08 "Hang Together".

Empty Lot

Owen talks Mercer to report and update on the break in but his boss tells him to drop the case in episode 1x06 "Devil in the Desert".

232 Manitoba Avenue

Carr House

Joanna talks to Erin Carr and learns why her sister Amy punched her in the bar in episode 1x07 "Ducks on the Pond".

516 Pittsburg Avenue

Lewis Construction

Billy brings Joanna and Luna to his old employer to get access to a ground penetrating radar to scan for additional dump sites in episode 1x08 "Hang Together".

Selkirk Regional Health Centre

Millwood Hospital

Establishing shot

Portage Avenue (between Spence & Balmoral)

Downtown Street

David Hanley talks to Alan while riding through the city and tells him to reject the settlement offer in episode 1x08 "Hang Together".

Selkirk Tavern

The Boot Tavern (exterior)

Alan and Joanna walk out of the bar and discuss what Alan is going to do now that he is out of a job in episode 1x09 "Home to Roost". Taylor talks to Joanna outside the party and expresses her anger at her father in episode 1x10 "Cause In Fact".

Rennie's Full Stop Convenience

Rennie's Full Stop Convenience

Molly and Luna decide which direction to head on their cross-country road trip in episode 1x10 "Cause In Fact".

Eveline Street (between Manitoba & Superior)

Bus Stop

Taylor gets on a bus with the bag of money she stole from her father in episode 1x10 "Cause In Fact".

Manitoba Hydro Place

Winnipeg Firm

Joanna heads in for her first day as partner at her new firm under a different name in episode 1x10 "Cause In Fact".