Silence has a trailer

It’s taken over 25 years to get this to the screen. Silence has become a passion for the director, Martin Scorsese. It has finally been made and is getting a very early 2017 release.

The release date does have the feel of “for the award season” as January 1 has always been quite a dead week. One to release films for the awards not for the box office. Only time will tell if I’m correct or not

The official synopsis isn’t that good at the moment so this is the one from Wikipedia

In the seventeenth century, two Portuguese-Jesuit priests face violence and persecution when they travel to Japan to locate their mentor who had committed apostasy after he had been tortured by the country’ population.

Praying into UK cinemas January 1, 2017
Find out more at the official website