Silk (R)

Drama 110 September 14, 2007

In the mid 19th century, a silkworm merchant travels from France to Japan to locate silkworm eggs that are uncontaminated by the epidemic that threatens Europe's silk supply. The merchant falls in love with the occidental concubine of a Japanese baron, though he has a loyal and doting wife awaiting his return.

François Girard Keira Knightley, Alfred Molina, Michael Pitt, Koji Yakusho, Sei Ashina François Girard, Michael Golding, Alessandro Baricco Domenico Procacci, Niv Fichman, Nadine Luque, Sonoko Sakai Picturehouse

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