The Art of Self-Defense is an upcoming American dark comedy film, directed and writen by Riley Stearns. It stars Jesse Eisenberg, Alessandro Nivola, Imogen Poots, Steve Terada, and Philip Andre Botello.
A man is attacked at random on the street. He enlists at a local dojo, led by a charismatic and mysterious sensei, in an effort to learn how to defend himself.
- Jesse Eisenberg as Casey
- Alessandro Nivola as Sensei
- Imogen Poots as Anna
- Steve Terada as Thomas
- Philip Andre Botello as Kennith