Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed (The Adventures of Prince Achmed) (1926) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film

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Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed

English Title: The Adventures of Prince Achmed

Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed (The Adventures of Prince Achmed) (1926) Feature Length Theatrical Animated Film Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed

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  • Feature Length Animated FilmFeature
  • Traditional Animation
  • UFA, Comenius-Film GmbH
  • Distributed by: Universum Film (Germany), University Arts Foundation (USA)
  • Cartoon Characters: Prince Achmed, Princess Peri Banu, Sorcerer, Flying Horse, Aladdin, Witch of the Fiery Mountains, Monsters, Demons.
  • Directed By Charlotte Lotte Reiniger, Carl Koch.
  • Produced By Klaus-Peter Beyer.
  • Animated By Charlotte Lotte Reiniger, Carl Koch, Walter Ruttmann, Berthold Bartosch, Walter Türck, Alexander Kardan.
  • Music: Wolfgang Zeller, Helmut Imig, Torsten Scholz.
  • Editor: Nina Goslar.
  • Originally Released on September 03, 1926. (more dates More Dates...)
  • Originally Released Theatrically.
  • Running Time: 65 minutes.
  • Black & White, Tinted
  • Germany  Germany

Cartoon Summary:

A wicked sorcerer tricks Prince Achmed into mounting a magical flying horse and sends the rider off on a flight to his death. But the prince foils the magician's plan, and soars headlong into a series of wondrous adventures- joining forces with Aladdin and the...  (more)

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English Title:

"The Adventures of Prince Achmed."

Foreign Language Titles:

"Les Aventures du Prince Ahmed (French)" and "Le Avventure del Principe Achmed (Italian)."

A silent film. Puppet and paper cut-out / silhouette animation. One of the earliest feature-length animated films (only two Argentinean films, both now lost, may predate it). Thus Prinzen Achmed is the oldest surviving animated feature. Lotte...  (more)

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