Our AFM (American Film Market) coverage continues with images and a synopsis for Silence of Love, the new film from director Philippe Claudel (I’ve Loved You So Long). The film stars Stefano Accorsi, Neri Marcore, Clotilde Courau, Anouk Aimee, and Lisa Cipriani. Hit the jump to check out images from the film along with a synopsis. Silence of Love is slated to be released in France on April 20, 2011.
Here’s the synopsis for Silence of Love:
Alessandro is an Italian professor of baroque music living in Strasbourg with his daughter, Irina, 15, in a mid-teenage crisis, and his brother Crampone, a delightfully eccentric anarchist who has repeatedly applied for refugee status ever since Berlusconi came to power.
Alessandro sometimes feels like he’s raising two teenagers, but is unable to acknowledge the void of his own existence. In trying too hard to be a model father, he forgot to rebuild his love life, especially as he is surrounded by an offbeat group of friends who stop him from ever feeling lonely.
But as his daughter discovers the thrill of first love, Alessandro’s life is unexpectedly and dramatically transforms…