Venezuelan film wins top festival prize

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Venezuelan film wins top festival prize -->

Authors: TheIndianSubcontinent News Agency

A Venezuelan film set among the chaos and violence of Caracas, "Desde Alla" or "From Afar", has won the top Golden Lion prize at the Venice film festival.

The debut feature film of director Lorenzo Vigas, it tells the story of a rich man who gets sexually involved with a young man from one of the city's gangs.

Tim Allman reports.