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White Elephant

Elefante Blanco
2012 | 1 h 45 min

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feature film 

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.

Julian uses his political connections to oversee the construction of a hospital. Nicolas joins him when a project he was leading in the jungle collapses after paramilitary forces assassinate members of the community. Deeply troubled, he finds a little comfort in Luciana, a young, attractive, atheist social worker. As Nicolas' faith weakens, tension and violence between the slum drug-dealing cartels grow. And when work on the hospital is halted by ministerial decree, the fuse is lit...


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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.

Julian uses his political connections to oversee the construction of a hospital. Nicolas joins him when a project he was leading in the jungle collapses after paramilitary forces assassinate members of the community. Deeply troubled, he finds a little comfort in Luciana, a young, attractive, atheist social worker. As Nicolas' faith weakens, tension and violence between the slum drug-dealing cartels grow. And when work on the hospital is halted by ministerial decree, the fuse is lit...

White Elephant

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Directed by:
Pablo Trapero

Screenwriter:
Alejandro Fadel
Martin Mauregui
Santiago Mitre
Pablo Trapero

Starring:
Ricardo Darin
Jérémie Renier
Martina Gusman

All information on  UniFrance.org

Directed by:
Pablo Trapero

Screenwriter:
Alejandro Fadel
Martin Mauregui
Santiago Mitre
Pablo Trapero

Starring:
Ricardo Darin
Jérémie Renier
Martina Gusman

All information on  UniFrance.org

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