Cutie and the boxer

7 yrs 82 minutes 2013 7.2

Meet the artist Ushio "boxing painter" Shinohara and his wife Noriko, and follow them in their chaotic and loving marriage, that has lasted for over 40 years. 80-year-old Ushio is preparing for a new show, with the intent to reinvigorate his career. Noriko does the same with the illustrations of "Cutie", which describe their lives together. Director Zachary Heinzerling's documentary mixes animated illustrations with Norikos Cutie and sequences from the home and studio in New York. The documentary was nominated in the best documentary category at the Oscars 2014.

The film is not playable outside of Sweden
Category: Documentary
Genre: Biography
Director: Zachary Heinzerling
Starring: Ushio Shinohara, Noriko Shinohara, Alex Shinohara
Country: USA
Language: Japanese