The Adventures of Prince Achmed Review: A Magical Fairy Tale

Directed by: Lotte Reiniger and Carl Koch (uncredited) Released in: 1926 A phantasmagorical wonder, which was almost lost forever, The Adventures of Prince Achmed is an utter delight. Director Lotte Reiniger developed her own animation technique based on Wayang Indonesian puppets and spent years compiling enough footage to create a full-length film. She was a true pioneer … Continue reading The Adventures of Prince Achmed Review: A Magical Fairy Tale