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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Ricardo Darín
Jérémie Renier
Martina Gusman
Directors
Pablo Trapero
Screenwriters
Running Time
120 minutes

White Elephant
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White Elephant

Plot
In Villa Virgen, the poverty-stricken and dangerous slum in Buenos Aires, two deeply respected Catholic priests take very different paths in their struggle against violence, corruption and injustice.


Verdict
There's a lot to think about - sacrifice, faith, poverty and much more - but it all feels too crammed into its running time, and is delivered in an uninspiring fashion.


Reviewed by David Parkinson

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