“Miss Bala is unabashedly powerful, a film where every shot chokes on its own urgency.” Phil Coldiron, Slant Magazine. Nominated for the Un Certain Regard Award at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival, Gerardo Naranjo’s Miss Bala follows a young beauty pageant contestant who witnesses drug-related murders and is forced to do the gang’s bidding.
R; 117 minutes; Spanish with English subtitles
Tickets are $8.50; $6.50 for Modern members. Advance sales begin two hours prior to show.