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A few months ago, back in October 2016, I posted the first version of this article, however, a change corrupted some of the settings😀 and it’s no longer appearing properly on Google (sigh, technology 😩!), which lead me to post this again. Might have been a WordPress glitch, but I hope the new article stays unaffected. The former article I left as is though, as some visitors might still strand there (see Edition History on the bottom⬇). The main content remains mostly the same except for some minor editing. Well, here we go againπŸƒπŸ’¨!

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‘Silence’ the Movie

If I had posted this about a week ago, it would have been the turkey, but now it’s just a rest of gravy. Nonetheless, I like to write an article about it, as it represents a part of Japanese history that is very fascinating to me. The talk is – as the above trailer gives away – Martin Scorsese‘s (γƒžγƒΌγƒ†γ‚£γƒ³γƒ»γ‚Ήγ‚³γ‚»γƒƒγ‚·; The Departed, The Wolf of Wall Street, Gangs of New York) latest work and pet project with the adaption of ‘Silence’.Β A movie based on the best-seller novel of Endou Shuusaku (ShΕ«saku Endō; 遠藀 ε‘¨δ½œγƒ»γˆγ‚“γ©γ† しゅうさく; Japanese author fromΒ March 27, 1923 – September 29, 1996) by the same name,Β published in 1966, revolving around Christianity in Japan.

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