Scorsese to film Endo's "The Silence"

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Set to start shooting in Taiwan in 2014, Martin Scorsese's next film will be an adaptation of Shusaku Endo’s novel "The Silence," co-written with Jay Cocks.

My initial interests in life were very strongly formed by what I took seriously at that time, and 45-50 years ago I was steeped in the Roman Catholic religion.
As you get older, ideas go and come. Questions, answers, loss of the answer again and more questions, and this is what really interests me.
Yes, the Cinema and the people in my life and my family are most important, but ultimately as you get older, there’s got to be more. Much, much more.
The very nature of secularism right now is really fascinating to me, but at the same time do you wipe away what could be more enriching in your life, which is an appreciation or some sort of search for that which is spiritual and transcends?