Mar del Plata Competition: all winners

The documentary “The 12 months of the invention” received the Astor Piazzolla for the very best function movie of this pandemic version of the Mar del Plata competitors. Two Argentine movies received three awards within the Worldwide Competitors.

The 12 months of discovery, by Luis López Carrasco, received Astor Piazzolla for the very best function movie within the Worldwide Competitors of the thirty fifth Mar del Plata Movie Competition, which ended this Sunday, November 29.

This 200-minute documentary is a Spanish-Swiss co-production that has the peculiarity of being narrated on a cut up display screen. It dates again to occasions in 1992, when Spain celebrated its symbolic entry into Europe.

With the celebrations of the five hundred years of the arrival of Columbus to America, the Olympic Video games of Barcelona and the common exhibition of Seville had been additionally celebrated. And within the Netherlands the Treaty of the European Union was signed.

However on the similar time, in Cartagena, Murcia, a collection of strikes ended with the burning of the native parliament. Thirty thousand shipyard employees noticed their jobs at risk because of the privatization of public firms imposed by Europe on the federal government of Felipe González.

The Spaniard López Carrasco is co-founder of the audiovisual collective Los Hijos, devoted to experimental documentary cinema, to which the Mar del Plata Competition devoted a retrospective in its twenty fifth version. The long run (2013) was his first solo function movie.

Within the wake of the pandemic, This version of the Mar del Plata Competition was distinctive, it was fully digital and free, with 100 movies accessible on-line. Till this Monday 30 it’s doable to see the function movies and shorts that participated.

In the identical method it was made the closing ceremony, which was broadcast on the Festiva YouTube channelIt was attended by, amongst others, its president, Fernando Juan Lima, and its inventive director, Cecilia Barrionuevo.

Two Argentine movies received three awards within the Worldwide Competitors. Isabella, by Matías Piñeiro, received the Astor Piazzolla for Greatest Director. And its protagonist, María Villar, took the Astor Piazzolla for Greatest Efficiency. Nicolás Prividera obtained the very best screenplay award for Adiós a la memoria.

As reported by the Competition group, the movies and actions of this particular version had 250 thousand views by way of the official web site, 100 thousand by way of Play and TV, and 180 thousand views on the YouTube channel.

Greatest Function Movie: The 12 months of the invention, by Luis López Carrasco

Greatest Route: Matías Piñeiro, by Isabella

Greatest Efficiency: María Villar, by Isabella

Greatest screenplay: Nicolás Prividera, for Goodbye to reminiscence

Particular Jury Prize: Shifting on, de Yoon Dan-bi

Greatest Function Movie: The conduits, by Camilo Restrepo

Particular point out: Masquerades, by Marcela Borela and Henrique Borela


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