White Elephant (Elefante blanco)
In the "Villa Virgin", a shantytown in the slums of Buenos Aires, Julian and Nicolas - two priests and long-standing friends - work tirelessly to help the local people. Nicolas joins Julian in overseeing the construction of a hospital following the failure of a project he was leading in which paramilitary forces assassinated members of the community. Deeply troubled by his actions, Nicolas finds solace in Luciana, a young, attractive atheist social worker.
Cast: Martina Gusman, Ricardo Darín, Jérémie Renier
Directed by: Pablo Trapero
Written by: Pablo Trapero, Alejandro Fadel, Martín Mauregui
Running time: 1hr 45min
Opens: Mar 01, 2013 NY
|Theaters for 02/27/13|