Tuesday, November 27, 2018 5:00 PM
Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs
Program on Latin America and the Caribbean
El Bosque de Karadima - Film Screening
Karadima, the pastor and leader of the most powerful Church of the Chilean
upper class from the 1980s to 2000s, is considered a living saint. Thomas, a
teenager in search of his vocation, finds himself drawn to Karadima and accepts
him as a spiritual guide. For 20 years, Tommy will gradually be subjected to
physical and psychological abuse by the priest, until he decides to speak out
and confront both the charismatic priest and the power networks that protect
him, finally uncovering the real Karadima hiding behind the investiture of
God's representative on Earth.
The film is
in Spanish, with English subtitles.
Sponsoring Departments: Program on Latin America and the Caribbean (PLACA); Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs
For more information, contact Havva Karakas-Keles, email@example.com