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The Resource Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed : ein Silhouetten Film, British Film Institute and Milestone Film & Video ; Primrose Film Production ; technische leitung, Carl Koch ; von Lotte Reiniger ; mitarbeiter, Walther Ruttmann, Berthold Bartose, Alexander Kardan

Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed : ein Silhouetten Film, British Film Institute and Milestone Film & Video ; Primrose Film Production ; technische leitung, Carl Koch ; von Lotte Reiniger ; mitarbeiter, Walther Ruttmann, Berthold Bartose, Alexander Kardan

Label
Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed : ein Silhouetten Film
Title
Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed
Title remainder
ein Silhouetten Film
Statement of responsibility
British Film Institute and Milestone Film & Video ; Primrose Film Production ; technische leitung, Carl Koch ; von Lotte Reiniger ; mitarbeiter, Walther Ruttmann, Berthold Bartose, Alexander Kardan
Title variation
  • Silhouetten Film
  • Adventures of Prince Achmed
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • ger
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
Cataloging source
PAU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Nina Goslar ; original music, Wolfgang Zeller
Language note
Silent film with German intertitles ; English subtitles and optional English voiceover
LC call number
PZ8
LC item number
.A24 2002
Runtime
67
Series statement
Milestone collection
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed : ein Silhouetten Film, British Film Institute and Milestone Film & Video ; Primrose Film Production ; technische leitung, Carl Koch ; von Lotte Reiniger ; mitarbeiter, Walther Ruttmann, Berthold Bartose, Alexander Kardan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1926 by Comenus-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
  • Bonus material: 1921 animated advertising trailer, The secret of the marquise ; Lotte Reiniger; Homage to the inventor of the silhouette film, a film by Katja Raganelli (1999, 64 min.) ; stills galery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (67 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 2708
Other control number
014381101720
Other physical details
sd., b&w color tinted
Publisher number
ID1017MLSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373339571
System details
DVD; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed : ein Silhouetten Film, British Film Institute and Milestone Film & Video ; Primrose Film Production ; technische leitung, Carl Koch ; von Lotte Reiniger ; mitarbeiter, Walther Ruttmann, Berthold Bartose, Alexander Kardan
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1926 by Comenus-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
  • Bonus material: 1921 animated advertising trailer, The secret of the marquise ; Lotte Reiniger; Homage to the inventor of the silhouette film, a film by Katja Raganelli (1999, 64 min.) ; stills galery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (67 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 2708
Other control number
014381101720
Other physical details
sd., b&w color tinted
Publisher number
ID1017MLSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373339571
System details
DVD; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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