About the film
martial arts crematorium karate sexism sports cult psychopath satire murder dojo dark comedy motorcycle gang dog german shepherd misogyny mugging death of pet black belt masculinity accountant deadpan toxic masculinity traumatized man
The Art of Self-Defense
Release Date: July 12, 2019
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|Producers||:||Nathan Zellner, David Zellner, Andrew Kortschak, Walter Kortschak, Stephanie Whonsetler|
Casey is attacked at random on the street and enlists in a local 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 and hypermasculinity and a woman fighting for her place in it.