Cutie and the Boxer

Cutie and the Boxer

Available on iTunes, Tubi TV
Academy Award-nominee for Best Documentary. A powerful story of love, creativity and sacrifice, Cutie and the Boxer explores the chaotic 40-year relationship between famed “boxing” painter Ushio Shinohara and his supportive wife, Noriko. Once a rising star on the Manhattan art scene, Ushio now struggles to reinvigorate his career, while Noriko begins to shed her role as his assistant by finding her own artistic success.
Starring Noriko Shinohara, Ushio Shinohara, Ethan Cohen
Director Zachary Heinzerling