Two Jesuit priests travel to seventeenth century Japan which has, under the Tokugawa shogunate, banned Catholicism and almost all foreign contact.
Plot Keywords: christianity, japan, missionary, based on novel or book, betrayal, torture, martyrdom, crisis of faith, portuguese, 17th century, shogunate, jesuit priest, religious persecution, religious icon, apostasy
|Writers||Martin Scorsese, Jay Cocks, Shusaku Endo|
|Production Companies||Waypoint Entertainment, Cappa Defina Productions, CatchPlay, Fábrica de Cine, SharpSword Films, Sikelia Productions, EFO Films|
|Production Countries||Mexico, Taiwan, United States of America|
|Spoken Languages||日本語, English|