La Barbarie

Title: La barbarie (The Barbarians)
Director: Andrew Sala
Script: Andrew Sala | Ulises Porra
Country: Argentina | France
Year: 2023


Nacho flees the violence of his home in Buenos Aires and seeks refuge in a cattle ranch in the vast Pampas plains with his father, a farmer he barely knows. The stay is interrupted when a cow is found dead, without explanation. In an attempt to gain his father’s approval, Nacho tries to solve the death of the cows. But as he investigates, he discovers a thick layer of mistrust and tension between the classes, which leads him to ask himself what it is to be a boss.