MISS BALA and EL ESTUDIANTE to the New York Film Fest

The New York Film Festival announced its main slate for its 49th edition this morning which features two Latin American productions: the Mexican film Miss Bala by Gerardo Naranjo and the Argentine film The Student / El estudiante (pictured) by Santiago Mitre. Organized by the Film Society of Lincoln Center, the festival will run September 30 through October 16 featuring 27 films in its main slate. It's the second time that Gerardo Naranjo participates at the New York Film Festival as his previous film Voy a explotar / I'm Going to Explode was featured in the 2008 edition.