Punta del Este Film Festival Winners
The Brazilian film “Os famosos e os duendes da morte” ( “The famous and the elves of death”) of Esmir Filho won the XIII International Festival Film Punta del Este which ended on Sunday in that city, the main tourist center of Uruguay.
The Brazilian Alice Braga was also named best actress for her work in the film “Cabeça to Prêmio” of Marco Ricca.
Filho and Braga were present at the scene of the Board Cantegril to receive their awards. The award for Best Actor was won by the Spanish Eduard Fernandez for his work in the film “Three days with the family”.
For best director, the jury awarded Chilean Alejandro Fernandez for his film “Huacho”.
The vote of the audience was for the Argentinean film” Paco” of Diego Rafecas, who took the stage to receive the award together Tomas Fonzi by actors, Romina Ricci and Esther Goris.
During the awards ceremony was given special recognition on the part of the city of Punta del Este Brazilian actor José Wilker, special guest of the festival.
In the sample, nine days duration, involving seventy films from several Latin America and Europe.
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