Whoops and sighs in Mexico’s Roma district for Cuaron’s Oscars

People react after Mexican filmmaker Alfonso Cuaron won the best director Oscar for his film "Roma" during a public viewing of the awards ceremony at Roma neighborhood in Mexico City, Mexico February 24, 2019. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Cheers echoed through Mexico City’s Roma district when the eponymous film by Alfonso Cuaron won three Oscars on Sunday, but revelers let out a disappointed sigh when best actress didn’t go to the indigenous star of the ode to 1970s life in the capital. In a payback for Cuaron’s black-and-white tribute […]

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