Must See: The Forgiveness of Blood

On February 23rd  The Forgiveness of Blood, Joshua Marsten's new film, a coming of age story set against the culture of blood fueds in northern Albania, opened to much critical acclaim in select cities.  Now in wider release, it opens in Philadelphia at Ritz at the Bourse on March 9.  Following Maria Full of Grace, Marsten's first dramatic feature that garnered much critical acclaim, and an Academy Award nomination for female lead, Catalina Sandino Moreno, this film has already won a Silver Bear at the Berlin Festival for Best Screenplay.  A critics favorite, this taught and moving drama is a must see.