Father James is a good priest who is faced with sinister and troubling circumstances brought about by a mysterious member of his parish. Although he continues to comfort his own fragile daughter and reach out to help members of his church with their various scurrilous moral - and often comic - problems, he feels sinister and troubling forces closing in and begins to wonder if he will have the courage to face his own personal Calvary.
Patagonia, 1960. A German doctor meets an Argentinean family and follows them on a long desert road to a small town where they are to start a new life. Eva, Enzo and their three children welcome the doctor into their home and entrust their young daughter, Lilith, to his care. However, unknowingly they are harbouring one of the most dangerous criminals in the world, who is being hunted by Israeli agents. Based on filmmaker Lucía Puenzo's fifth novel.
When Walt Disney's daughters begged him to make a movie of their favorite book, P.L. Travers' Mary Poppins (1964), he made them a promise - one that he didn't realise would take 20 years to keep. In his quest to obtain the rights, Walt comes up against a curmudgeonly, uncompromising writer who has absolutely no intention of letting her beloved magical nanny get mauled by the Hollywood machine. But, as the books stop selling and money grows short, Travers reluctantly agrees to go to Los Angeles to hear Disney's plans for the adaptation.