“A terrifically enjoyable and engaging film: open-minded and open-hearted, and utterly unlike the material on regular commercial release”
PETER BRADSHAW, THE GUARDIAN
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“A woozy, dream-like, magical-realist movie which demonstrates that despite living amid a landscape of conflict, the minds of the children are ‘like Aladdin's caves’ ”
DAVID BROWN, RADIO TIMES
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Press Releases
Glasgow Film Fest to screen The First Movie
Thu 28 Jan, 2010

The First Movie is having its big screen Scottish premiere at the Glasgow Film Festival on Feb 24th at 6pm in GFT 2.
www.glasgowfilmfestival.org.uk/films/857
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Wim Wenders thumbs up!
Mon 11 Jan, 2010

“I loved it.” — Wim Wenders

Telegraph awards us “Best Children’s Film 2009”
Fri 08 Jan, 2010

“Best Children’s Film: The First Movie. Mark Cousins hands out cameras to Iraqi children with magical, melodious results.”
Sukhdev Sandhu, Daily Telegraph

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