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The Resource The adventures of Prince Achmed : Die abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed, a film by Lotte Reiniger

The adventures of Prince Achmed : Die abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed, a film by Lotte Reiniger

Label
The adventures of Prince Achmed : Die abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed
Title
The adventures of Prince Achmed
Title remainder
Die abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed
Statement of responsibility
a film by Lotte Reiniger
Title variation
  • Adventures of Prince Achmed
  • Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Premiered in Germany in 1926 and is based on the stories from "The Arabian nights", this movie has been hailed as the first full-length animated film. This is the story of a wicked sorcerer who tricks Prince Achmed into mounting a magical flying horse intending to send the rider off on a flight to his death
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Karl Koch ; editor, Nina Goslar ; original music, Wolfgang Zeller
Dewey number
791.4334
Language note
Silent film with German intertitles ; English subtitles and optional English voiceover
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1893-1967
  • 1909-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reiniger, Lotte
  • Zeller, Wolfgang
  • Koch, Karl
  • Comenius Films
  • British Film Institute
  • Primrose Film Productions
  • Milestone Film & Video
Runtime
67
Series statement
Milestone Cinematheque
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animated films
  • Silhouettes
  • Puppet films
  • Silent films
  • Children's films
  • Feature films
  • Animated films
  • Children's films
  • Feature films
  • Puppet films
  • Silent films
  • Silhouettes
Technique
animation
Label
The adventures of Prince Achmed : Die abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed, a film by Lotte Reiniger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in Germany in 1926 by Comenius-Film GMBH
  • "Neither the original negatives nor a complete copy of the original German version exists. The following reconstruction is based on an existing tinted and toned nitrate copy which was held at the National Film and Television Archive, London" --Opening credit
  • "Presented by the British Film Institute and Milestone Film & Video" ; "Primrose Film Production"--Container
  • Bonus material: 1921 animated advertising trailer, The secret of the marquise / Lotte Reiniger; Lotte Reiniger: Homage to the inventor of the silhouette film / Katja Raganelli ; stills gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (67 min.)
Isbn
9781933920238
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
784148008141
Other physical details
sd., b&w color tinted
Publisher number
0081
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn830424415
  • (OCoLC)830424415
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The adventures of Prince Achmed : Die abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed, a film by Lotte Reiniger
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in Germany in 1926 by Comenius-Film GMBH
  • "Neither the original negatives nor a complete copy of the original German version exists. The following reconstruction is based on an existing tinted and toned nitrate copy which was held at the National Film and Television Archive, London" --Opening credit
  • "Presented by the British Film Institute and Milestone Film & Video" ; "Primrose Film Production"--Container
  • Bonus material: 1921 animated advertising trailer, The secret of the marquise / Lotte Reiniger; Lotte Reiniger: Homage to the inventor of the silhouette film / Katja Raganelli ; stills gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (67 min.)
Isbn
9781933920238
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
784148008141
Other physical details
sd., b&w color tinted
Publisher number
0081
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn830424415
  • (OCoLC)830424415
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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