The Art of Self-Defense

July 12, 2019
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Overview
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.
Cast and crew
Riley Stearns
Director
Jesse Eisenberg
Casey
Alessandro Nivola
Sensei
Imogen Poots
Anna
Steve Terada
Thomas
David Zellner
Henry
Phillip Andre Botello
Kennith
Jason Burkey
Alex
HB
Hauke Bahr
Grant
Dallas Edwards
Manny
MB
Mike Brooks
Steve
CR
C.J. Rush
Other Steve
Leland Orser
Detective McCallister
Josh Fadem
Serial Killer
Davey Johnson
Gun Store Owner
KM
Katherine Martin
Bakery Woman
CM
Cameron Murphy
New White Belt
NH
Nicholas Hulstine
Pickup Truck Driver
LF
Lena Friedrich
French Girl
FS
Frederic Spitz
French Guy
LRT
Louis Robert Thompson
Veterinarian
KS
Katherine Smith-Rodden
Store Cashier
AB
Apollo Bacala
Karate Day Class Student
Caroline Amiguet
French Audio Instructor