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Country: DENMARK, SWEDEN
Run Time: 93 minutes
The zombie apocalypse couldn’t have come at a worse time for John and Karen. Just as Karen is about to ask John for a divorce, all hell breaks loose. Not only are there flesh-eating zombies wandering the streets, but the unhappy couple is now stuck at home indefinitely while they wait to be rescued... and Karen forgot to go grocery shopping. But having all this time together gives the couple an opportunity to finally talk things out. And as the challenges before them become greater, this duo will prove to be a pretty good team. While the outside world continues to spiral out of control, John and Karen rekindle their romance as they stock up on weapons and supplies, and train to fight the undead. If they can survive it, the end of the world might be just what John and Karen need to fix their marriage. A highly entertaining hybrid of genres, ZOO is a romantic love story, quirky comedy, and gory horror movie all in one. —G.S.
Tower City Cinemas
Friday, April 05, 2019 at 2:05 PM
Saturday, April 06, 2019 at 11:25 PM
International Narrative Competition
Antonio Tublén is a Swedish director, screenwriter, and composer. His first feature film, “Original,” won the Golden Goblet for Best Film at the 2009 Shanghai International Film Festival.
Original (2009), LFO (2013), ZOO (2018)
Antonio Steve Tublén
Zoë Tapper, Ed Speleers, Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Jan Bijvoet, Lukas Loughran