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The First Movie

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Presented by Utah Film Center at The Leonardo at Library Square, Salt Lake City UT

Apr 09 2014
The First Movie

The First Movie is a tribute to the imaginative resilience of children. When filmmaker Mark Cousins and his crew travel to Goptapa, a small Kurdish Village in Northern Iraq devastated by Saddam Hussein’s regime, they discover children who have known nothing but war their entire lives and have never experienced the magic of cinema. The filmmakers sew together a movie screen from old sheets and set up a projector, instantly creating a movie theater that plays children’s classics in the village

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The Leonardo at Library Square

209 E 500 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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