First Pond Entertainment has acquired North American distribution rights to “Tenshin,” a biopic on the life of Japanese artist Okakura “Tenshin” Kakuzo. Also following the announcement is the release of the first exclusive poster for the film, featuring a painterly vision of the legendary artist.
“Tenshin” follows Kakuzo as he works to establish himself as a revolutionary voice in the Japanese art world. Starring Shido Nakamura and Naoto Takenaka, the film promises a close consideration of the life of a great artist whose modern artistic flourishes continue to inform Japanese art.
First Pond Entertainment recently released “Man From Reno,” “Sake-Bomb” and “Patang.” They will release “Tenshin” this winter. See the elegant poster above.