The Hazards of Engagement

Minutes from the elegant avenues of Buenos Aires, there’s Villa 21, a shanty town where the average job is collecting and selling trash. Claudia, a mother of five, befriends a wealthy American student who is volunteering with a leftist social organization in Villa 21. When the American buys Claudia a house, complications follow. How does money affect friendship? What happens when affluent individuals try to help people from poorer countries? This is a story about the possibilities of engaging in uncommon relationships.