The Forgiveness of Blood (2011)

Director
Joshua Marston

Main cast
Refet Abazi; Tristan Halilaj; Sindi Lacej; Ilire Vinca Celaj; Zana Hasaj

Genres
Drama, Foreign

Description
The film was originally submitted as the Albanian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film, but it was rejected due to protest of Bujar Alimani, the director of Amnesty, that The Forgiveness of Blood shouldn't be eligible due to American artists' input on the project. AMPAS disqualified it and Albania submitted instead Alimani's film. The film deals with the issue of an Albanian family feud.


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