Silence (2017)

Stills must not be reproduced, copied or downloaded in any way.

Film details

Synopsis

In seventeenth century Japan, Portuguese Jesuit priests Sebastian Rodrigues and Francisco Garupe, go in search of their mentor Christavao Ferreira, who is rumoured to have abandoned his faith when faced with the Tokugawa shogunate’s violent persecution of Japan’s Christians.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top