The Northstar Saga‎Waiting for Wiig + Northbound at Geek U.P.!

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If you are going to be in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula on Saturday.  October 20, 2018 here is a double-bill you do not want to miss. Waiting for Wiig + Northbound at Geek U.P.!,  will play at the Michigan Tech Memorial UnionHoughton, Michigan.  Film starts at 1:00M.

The filmmakers behind two U.P. based film projects, “Waiting for Wiig” and “Northbound” are teaming up to attend GeekU.P. on October 20th, presented by Black Ice Comics. They’d love to see you and show off what they’ve been doing!

About Waiting for Wiig
“Set in reality while dabbling in absurdity, “Waiting For Wiig” is a surreal, sometimes dark comedy that descends upon a twisted night of fate for a group of small town misfits while they wait for their local hometown boy-done-good.”

Film Trailer:

About Northbound
“Set in an abandoned, post-cataclysm wilderness, Northbound follows a handful of survivors as they eke out a daily existence and slowly unravel the mystery of an event that killed millions in a single day.”

2018 Series Tour Trailer:

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The Northstar Saga

Saturday at 1 PM – 9 PM
2 days from now32–36°F Cloudy

Michigan Tech Memorial Union

1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, Michigan 49931

About GeekUP and Black Ice Comics

Black Ice Comics of Houghton, MI, is hosting Geek.U.P, a mini-con charity event that will benefit the Copper Country Humane Society.

Geek.U.P will celebrate art and geek culture (local and abroad) through comics, cosplay, video games, and more with special guest Patricia Summersett, the voice of Princess Zelda in the video game The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

​The event will offer an opportunity to meet Patricia Summersett and purchase an autograph and selfie, partake in panel discussions with invited guests, silent auction, a video game tournament, an Artist Alley, cosplay competition, and several other activities.

Patricia Summersett was raised in L’anse, MI and graduated from Houghton High school before pursuing her acting career in LA and Montreal. She has provided voice and motion capture for several video games including Zelda: Breath of the Wild (worldwide 2017 Game of the Year), Rainbow Six: Siege, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, and the Assassin’s Creed Franchise. Patricia is an invited guest/panelist at comic conventions around the globe and events such as SXSW. Some onscreen appearances include projects such as the Darren Aronofsky film Mother! starring Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem, episodes of The Bold Type (ABC), Bellevue (CTV) and Helix (Netflix).

Tickets can be purchased online or at the door. $15


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