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Silence Review

The premise of Silence is a straightforward one: after hearing their mentor has committed apostasy (the denunciation of Christ), two Jesuit priests travel to Japan to find him.

Open City Docs Fest: Silence

“Too much quiet’ll drive a fella mad.” Sound recordist Eoghan Mac Giolla Bhride sits alone with a microphone in the most isolated of Ireland’s scenic locales. When asked what he is doing, he explains he is l... Read More...

LFF 2012: Silence

Critically, it might seem too obvious to say that Silence defies categorisation, but it’s an observation that nevertheless affects one’s ongoing evaluation during the film itself. Beginning with lines from John... Read More...