Mexico's terrific 'Miss Bala' leads latest crop of foreign Oscar entries

Posted by · 1:19 am · September 23rd, 2011

Following an acclaimed festival run that began at Cannes, Fox’s razor-sharp drug-trade thriller “Miss Bala” is named Mexico’s Oscar entry. Israel opts for another Cannes title, the award-winning “Footnote,” while “The Forgiveness of Blood,” American director Joshua Marston’s follow-up to “Maria Full of Grace,” competes for Albania.

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