Posts Categorized: Zinema 2

December 4th @ 7pm: Among the Wild: The Arrowhead 135

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On January 28, 2013, athletes set out to race the Arrowhead 135 Ultra, traveling 135 miles across the frozen and remote wilderness of northern Minnesota by either bike, ski, or foot. Fully self-supported, athletes were given 60 hours to complete the course and only three checkpoints along the way. The combination of cold, challenging terrain… Read more »

Opening October 31st: Horns

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Based on the novel by Joe Hill, Horns is a supernatural thriller driven by fantasy, mystery, and romance. The film follows Ig Perrish (Daniel Radcliffe, “Harry Potter” films), the number one suspect for the violent rape and murder of his girlfriend, Merrin (Juno Temple). Hungover from a night of hard drinking, Ig awakens one morning… Read more »

Opening October 31st: Jimi – All Is By My Side

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OutKast’s André Benjamin stars as Jimi Hendrix in this revealing biopic from Academy Award-winning writer-director John Ridley (12 Years a Slave). Covering a year in Hendrix’s life from 1966-67 as an unknown backup guitarist playing New York’s Cheetah Club to making his mark in London’s music scene up until his Monterey Pop triumph, the film presents… Read more »

Tusk

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An irreverent American podcaster interviews a Canadian adventurer whose wild tale of survival at sea masks sinister intentions in this horror comedy from writer/director Kevin Smith. Wallace (Justin Long) and Teddy (Haley Joel Osment) are wisecracking co-hosts of a popular podcast. The concept is simple – Wallace travels the country conducting outlandish videos, and returns to… Read more »

The Skeleton Twins

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When estranged twins Maggie (Kristen Wiig) and Milo (Bill Hader) feel they’re at the end of their ropes, an unexpected reunion forces them to confront why their lives went so wrong. As the twins reconnect, they realize the key to fixing their lives may just lie in repairing their relationship. Get tickets here! Tweet

Zeitgeist Arts’ 5 Year Anniversary Celebration and Fundraiser

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  5 years ago Zeitgeist Arts opened its doors to the Northland community. Since the day we cut that ribbon we have hosted over a thousand evenings of live performance, screened hundreds of films, served thousands of meals and entertained hundreds of thousands of people at the Zeitgeist Arts Cafe, the Zinema 2 and the… Read more »

Opening November 14th: Birdman

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BIRDMAN (or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor (Michael Keaton) – famous for portraying an iconic superhero – as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his… Read more »

Frank

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Acclaimed Irish director Lenny Abrahamson follows up his award-winning film What Richard Did with an offbeat comedy about a young wannabe musician, Jon (Domhnall Gleeson), who finds himself out of his depth when he joins an avant-garde pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank (Michael Fassbender), a musical genius who hides himself inside… Read more »

Opening November 14th: Rosewater

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Rosewater is based on The New York Times best-selling memoir “Then They Came for Me: A Family’s Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival,” written by Maziar Bahari. The film marks the directorial debut of “The Daily Show” host Jon Stewart, and stars Gael García Bernal. The film follows Bahari, a broadcast journalist with Canadian citizenship. In… Read more »

Opening December 5th: The Better Angels

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Indiana, 1817. The entire nation, only 40 years old and a few years removed from a second war of independence, is raw. Men, women, and children alike must battle nature and disease to survive in remote log cabins. This is young Abraham Lincoln’s world. Spanning three years of the future president’s childhood, The Better Angels… Read more »

Opening November 28th: The Theory of Everything

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Starring Eddie Redmayne (Les Misérables) and Felicity Jones (The Amazing Spider-Man 2), this is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years… Read more »

Love Is Strange

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After nearly four decades together, Ben (John Lithgow) and George (Alfred Molina) finally tie the knot in an idyllic wedding ceremony in lower Manhattan. But when George loses his job soon after, the couple must sell their apartment and – victims of the relentless New York City real estate market – temporarily live apart until… Read more »

October 28th: Explorers Club: Björk – Biophilia Live

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Biophilia Live is a concert film by Nick Fenton and Peter Strickland that captures the human element of Björk’s multi-disciplinary multimedia project: Biophilia. Recorded live at Björk’s show at London’s Alexandra Palace in 2013, the film features Björk and her band performing every song on ‘Biophilia’ and more using a broad variety of instruments –… Read more »

Opening November 7th: Camp X-Ray

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A young woman (Kristen Stewart) joins the military to be part of something bigger than herself and her small town roots. But she ends up as a new guard at Guantanamo Bay instead, where her mission is far from black and white. Surrounded by hostile jihadists and aggressive squadmates, she strikes up an unusual friendship… Read more »

Opening November 28th: Listen Up Philip

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A complex, intimate, and highly idiosyncratic comedy, Listen Up Philip is a literary look at the triumph of reality over the human spirit. Anger rages in Philip (Jason Schwartzman) as he awaits the publication of his sure-to-succeed second novel. He feels pushed out of his adopted home city by the constant crowds and noise, a… Read more »

A Most Wanted Man

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When a half-Chechen, half-Russian, brutally tortured immigrant turns up in Hamburg’s Islamic community, laying claim to his father’s ill-gotten fortune, both German and US security agencies take a close interest: as the clock ticks down and the stakes rise, the race is on to establish this most wanted man’s true identity – oppressed victim or… Read more »

What is the Explorers Club?

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The Explorers Club is a weekly film series presented every Tuesday night at 7 PM by Zinema 2 in collaboration with The Duluth Superior Film Festival. The series is dedicated to the presentation of specialty films that will challenge, inspire and provoke the audience. It is our goal to screen a mixture of Classic films with… Read more »