‘Mi Corazon en Yambo’ was awarded in Switzerland
Ecuadorian documentary ‘Mi Corazon en Yambo’, directed by Maria Fernanda Restrepo, received the audience award at the 14th edition of the Filmar en America Latina festival, and developed in Switzerland.
With this award, the film becomes one of the most heralded productions in film history of Ecuador.
‘Mi Corazon en Yambo’, released in October 2011, tells the story of María Fernanda Restrepo investigating the disappearance of his two brothers in 1988.
Besides this awards, the film has competed in various festivals around the world, including: International Documentary Festival in Taiwan: Best Documentary; Opendoek Festival in Turnhout, Belgium: Dirk Vandersypen prize; Award DocBsAs Canal Arte France, Screenplay Vision Sudest; Edoc2011 in Ecuador.