The Art of Self-Defense (Featuring Josh Bell)

The Art of Self-Defense

The Art of Self-Defense

On the 77th episode of Piecing It Together, film-critic Josh Bell joins me for the hilarious dark comedy The Art of Self-Defense from writer/director Riley Stearns. It stars Jesse Eisenberg as a man who gets attacked and decides to learn to defend himself by taking karate classes… But the world of karate ends up being much different than he expected. Puzzle pieces include Fight Club, Napoleon Dynamite, The Foot Fist Way and Office Space.

As always, SPOILER ALERT for The Art of Self-Defense and the movies we discuss!
https://bleeckerstreetmedia.com/theartofselfdefense

Writer / Director – Riley Stearns
Starring Jesse Eisenberg, Imogen Poots, Alessandro Nivola
Bleecker Street

Josh Bell is a film critic whose work has been seen in the Las Vegas Weekly, Film Racket and more. Check out his website at http://joshbellhateseverything.com/
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Also, be sure to check out Awesome Movie Year, Josh’s podcast that I produce. You can find the show at https://www.awesomemovieyear.com and on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/awesomemovieyear/

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The song at the end of the episode is “Burnout” from my 3rd album Head Like Fire which you can find on iTunes, Spotify and all digital music services as well as at https://davidrosen.bandcamp.com.

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About the Author
David Rosen is an award-winning music composer and producer who composes music for film and TV as well as his albums of instrumental music. He also hosts the Piecing It Together podcast and is the co-host of the Bird Road Podcast here on the All Points West Network.

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