Marcelo Martinessi’s ‘Heiresses’ Wins Jeonju Festival Grand Prize

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Paraguayan director Marcelo Martinessi’s “The Heiresses” won the grand prize and $18,600 (KRW 20 million) in the international competition section at Jeonju, South Korea’s second largest film festival. American director, Shevaun Mizrahi’s “Distant Constellation” won the best picture prize with $10,000. A special jury prize, worth $6,500 (KRW 7 million), went to Denmark-Korea co-produced “The […]