This exciting video explains the history of Japanese Swordsmanship and how to properly use the katana, the sword of the samurai. Hanshi Ken Penland expertly demonstrates the basic postures and cuts used in Swordsmanship and twenty-two kata or forms of iaijutsu -- the art of quick draw. This video includes the two-man fighting kata of Swordsmanship plus a bonus! How to use the razor-sharp weapon for tamaeshigiri or test cutting targets and much more! A complete guide to Japanese Swordsmanship. 60-min.