21 May 2019

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The Adventures of Prince Achmed: dir Lotte Reiniger (1926)

11 May @ 4.00 pm - 5.30 pm

Free

Three years in the making, Lotte Reiniger’s beautiful 1926 silhouette animation brings to life magical tales from the Arabian Nights. Made in hand-cut card and manipulated using sheets of lead joined by wires, Reiniger’s exquisite shadow characters move intricately through colourful worlds of demons, witches, beautiful princesses and flying castles. A handsome prince rides a flying horse to far-away lands and embarks on magical adventures, which include befriending a witch, meeting Aladdin, battling demons and falling in love with a princess … This newly restored print is presented by Cinema Space with Goethe-Institut Gulf Region.

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Date:
11 May
Time:
4.00 pm - 5.30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://bit.ly/2H7H3IC

Venue

Manarat al Saadiyat
Abu Dhabi,United Arab Emirates+ Google Map