First trailer for Martin Scorsese’s "Silence" film
- 23.11.2016, 16:15,
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Paramount Pictures Studios have released the first trailer for Martin Scorsese’s "Silence" to be premiered at the Vatican next week.
A major awards contender "Silence" is an adaptation of a novel by Shusaku Endo and tells a story of Jesuit missionaries in 17th century Japan.
The film stars Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver who play Jesuit missionaries risking torture and execution to spread Christianity.
The trailer dwells on the Japanese practice of executing Christians via crucifixion, including the notorious mizuharitsuke, or water crucifixion.