Soap fest in Argentina

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The Latin American Telenovela Festival and Convention will make its debut Nov. 8-17 in Colon.

Eighteen soap operas will be shown in the competition, with a jury selecting winners in categories including actor, actress and writer. Top prize, the Colon, will be awarded to best production.

Festival also will include conferences, seminars and tributes to people in the industry plus classic soap screenings.

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