East & West meet in a sword fighting school.  A man & woman’s attraction erupts in a crazy love that turns into an unbearable conflict of dreams.

Scheduled for release in 2014.

 The film is a bi-cultural psychological drama about love and the search for intimacy.  It explores the peaceful as well as violent dimensions of japanese samurai fencing, “The way of the sword”.

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