Rising From Ashes, an award-winning feature-length documentary about Team Rwanda, the country’s national cycling team, will premiere in Duluth on April 9 with shows at 7 and 8:45 p.m. at the Zinema 2. The event is sponsored by COGGS (Cyclists of Gitchee Gumee Shores).
Rising From Ashes is an independent film about the development of a national cycling team in Rwanda, a country still affected deeply by the genocide that tore the East African nation apart in 1994.
Advance tickets are $10 and can be purchased online atwww.imathlete.com/events/risingfromashes. Tickets at the door will be $15. Zinema 2 is located at 222 East Superior St. in Duluth.
For more information about the film, or to view the trailer, lookon Facebook at “Rising From Ashes The Movie.”