The movie the Music of Silence is based on the extraordinary true story of Andrea Bocelli, a blind boy, who against all odds becomes one of the most world renowned opera singers. To date, he has sold over 80 million records worldwide.
Born with a serious eye condition that eventually leads to his blindness, Bocelli nevertheless rises above the challenges, driven by great ambitions towards his passion. The silent pursuit of his daily mission continues.
Director of the movie The Music of Silence, Michael Radford, may best be known for the 1990s Best Foreign Language Oscar winner, The Postman (il Postino).