The film chronicles the life and music of the celebrated so-called 'Father of Chicano music' and won best documentary, best director, and best song for Veijo.
Mani Ratnam's Bollywood epic Guru was named best film, and also picked up an award for best score by A R Rahman. Marc Anthony won best actor for his performance as salsa singer Hector Lavoe in El Cantante.
The festival ran Oct 16-21. For further details visit the official website at www.tciff.com.