Variety - The First Film September 12 Premiere Announcement

Our client, Guerilla Films, has set a Sept. 12 North American release date for David Nicholas Wilkinson’s documentary “The First Film” across all major platforms, Variety exclusively reported.

The movie argues that Louis Le Prince was the first person to serve as a cameraman, director, and producer of a motion picture, and that the first capture of moving images was produced in October of 1888 in Leeds, England, and shot on cameras patented in both America and the U.K.

Catch the film online in North America on September 12, and decide for yourself if Le Prince is truly the forgotten father of motion pictures!