Based on the novel by Shusaku Endo
Silence follows the story of a Jesuit priest, Sebastião Rodrigues, who travels to Japan to investigate claims of apostasy; he ultimately encounters a system of religious persecution and finds his own faith tested in the face of barbaric cruelty.
MARTIN SCORSESE has had the project in development for two decades.
ANDREW GARFIELD, LIAM NEESON, KEN WATANABE and ADAM DRIVER will all star in the adaptation.
DUE FOR RELEASE DECEMBER 2016