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La visita crowned Best Documentary at the 13th MiradasDoc - MiradasDoc 2020 – Awards

While the top prize went to Argentina, the Spanish competition saw the triumph of the short Carne and the audience plumped for Manoliño Nguema, a Spanish-Guinean co-production. On Saturday 8 February, in Guía de Isora (Tenerife), MiradasDoc brought its 13th edition to a close with the handing out of trophies to its winners. The top prize, the Award for Best Documentary, was taken home by the Argentinian movie La visita, directed by Jorge Leandro Colás. The film tells the story of 500 women and a handful of men who, every weekend, head to the small town of Sierra Chica to visit the inmates at the prison there: Bibi’s hostel and El Gallego’s bar serve as the venues for them to tell their life stories, which are all peppered with pain, love and desire. In addition, the official jury, comprising filmmaker Alfredo Mora Manzano, film critic Luciano Barisone and Toni Monty,

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