'Estomago' wins top prize at Valladolid

Italian-Argentine revenge drama takes Golden Spike

MADRID -- Italian-Argentine co-production "Estomago," directed by Marcos Jorge, walked away with the 50,000 euro top prize, the Golden Spike, while Alberto Lecchi's "El Fracaso," took the 25,000 euro Silver Spike as the Valladolid International Film Festival wrapped Sunday.

Maria Heiskanen earned best actress honor for "Maria Larsson's Everlasting Moments," which saw Mischa Gavrjusjov and Jan Troell win best photography.

Joao Miguel shared the best actor award with Unax Ugalde, for their respective roles in and "Estomago" and "Buena Nueva."

Henrik Ruben Genz's "Terribly Happy" won both the best music award and the best script award.

Valladolid ran Oct. 24-Nov. 1 under the guidance of new artistic director Javier Angulo.
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