Inspired by the true story of Argentinian priest and activist Father Mugica, and starring Ricardo Darin (THE SECRET IN THEIR EYES) and Jeremie Renier (THE KID WITH A BIKE, IN BRUGES), WHITE ELEPHANT is a transfixing story of will, violence and survival. What should have been South America's largest hospital sits half-finished in the shanty towns of Buenos Aires, home to thousands. Amidst rising tensions between residents, striking labourers and warring drug cartels, two Catholic priests, Julian and Nicolas, strive to defend the rights of the community while confronting brutal gangs and a church hierarchy skeptical of their unconventional methods. With faith rocked and ideals questioned, Julian and Nicolas must fight to defend the innocent from the scourge of drugs and violence.
When faith is not enough, we must act