Mexican Films EL INFIERNO and THE TINIEST PLACE Win San Diego Latino

 

The San Diego Latino Film Festival announced that the Mexican films El Infierno by Luis Estrada and El lugar más pequeño / The Tiniest Place by Tatiana Huezo were the big winners of the Premio Corazón Award in its 19th edition that ran March 8-18.

Estrada's feature won the prize for Best Narrative Feature while Huezo's film won as Best Documentary Feature. Alysa Nahmias and Ben Murray's Unfinished Spaces about Cuba's National Art Schools received a Special Jury Prize in the Documentary category, while Colombian film Pequeñas voces / Little Voices by Jairo Carrillo won the prize for Best Animated Feature. The Audience Award went to the Argentinean film Un cuento chino / Chinese Take-Away by Sebastián Borensztein.