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The Art of Self-Defense

Directed by Riley Stearns
United States, 2019
Comedy

Synopsis

A man who is attacked on the street enlists in a dojo — led by a charismatic and mysterious sensei — in an effort to learn how to defend himself. What he uncovers is a sinister world of fraternity, violence, hypermasculinity, and a woman — fighting for her place in it.

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The Art of Self-Defense Directed by Riley Stearns

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