Young Laura clings to her dream of becoming a beauty queen. Her obsession to gain the title lands her in the hands of a gang that’s wreaking terror in northern Mexico. Although she finally bags the crown, her experience as an involuntary participant in the violent gang wars that are shaking the country will change her life.
Gerardo Naranjo (Mexico City, 1971) formerly directed the films Malachance (2004), Dramamex (2006) and Voy a explotar (2008), winner of the FIPRESCI critics’ award at Thessaloniki Festival and three prizes at Guadalajara Festival. Miss Bala competed in the Un Certain Regard section at the last Cannes Festival.
Gerardo Naranzo, Mauricio Katz
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Stephanie Sigman, Noé Hernández, James Russo, Irene Azuela
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