Starring: Michael Pitt, Keira Knightley, Kôji Yakusho, Toni Bertorelli, Kenneth Welsh, Martha Burns, Alfred Molina, Chiara Stampone
Director: François Girard | Length: 107 minutes
Released/Country: 21 Sept 2007/USA
Silk (2007) Description: The story of a married silkworm merchant-turned-smuggler in 19th century France traveling to Japan for his town’s supply of silkworms after a disease wipes out their African supply. During his stay in Japan, he becomes obsessed with the concubine of a local baron.