White Elephant

White Elephant

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The Villa Virgin, a shantytown in the slums of Buenos Aires. Julián and Nicolás, two priests and long-standing friends, work tirelessly to help the local people. Julián uses his political connections to oversee the construction of a hospital. Nicolás joins him following the failure of a project he was leading in the jungle, after paramilitary forces assassinated members of the community. Deeply troubled, he finds a little comfort in Luciana, a young, attractive, atheist social worker. As Nicolás' faith weakens, tension and violence between the slum drug dealing cartels grows. And when work on the hospital is halted by ministerial decree, the fuse is lit...
Starring Ricardo Darín, Jérémie Renier, Martina Gusmán
Director Pablo Trapero