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FILM FORUM: ‘Cutie And The Boxer’

This candid New York love story explores the chaotic 40-year marriage of famed boxing painter Ushio Shinohara and his wife, Noriko. Anxious to shed her role as her overbearing husband's assistant, Noriko finds an identity of her own.

Writer and Director: Zachary Heinzerling. Stars: Ushio Shinohara, Noriko Shinohara, Alex Shinohara. 2013. 82 minutes. (R) In English and Japanese with English subtitles. POV documentary.

There will be a post-film panel discussion lead by KPBS Arts & Culture reporter Beth Accomando. 2 hours free parking with validation in Library parking garage.

Note: POV ("point of view") is the longest-running showcase for independent nonfiction films on television, featuring the most innovative documentaries every year on PBS. POV films are known for their intimacy, unforgettable storytelling and timeliness, putting a human face on contemporary social issues.

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