Almost Good Catholics

The Silence of God (with Makoto Fujimura)

April 14, 2022 Krzysztof Odyniec Season 1 Episode 14
Almost Good Catholics
The Silence of God (with Makoto Fujimura)
Show Notes

Makoto Fujimura, world-famous contemporary painter with global cultural influence, talks about his art, his thinking and writing about Shūsaku Endō's novel Silence (1966), and his work on Martin Scorsese's film Silence (2016), as well as his work with his wife, Haejin Shim Fujimura, for Embers International and Kintsugi Academy, protecting and serving women and children in the brothels of Mumbai who are in danger of exploitation and trafficking.

Makoto Fujimura's website: https://makotofujimura.com/

Embers International website: http://www.embersinternational.org/

Silence, official trailer: https://youtu.be/IqrgxZLd_gE

Art & Theology: Mr. Fujimura explains 'Kintsugi Theology': https://artandtheology.org/tag/makoto-fujimura/

Mr. Fujimura's essay, 'Kintsugi Generation':
https://makotofujimura.com/writings/kintsugi-generation


Mr. Fujimura's paintings, 'The Four Holy Gospels':
https://youtu.be/9eeGbVXM4fY