The Adventures of Prince Achmed, Blu-ray

The Adventures of Prince Achmed Blu-ray

Directed by Lotte Reiniger



The first feature-length animation in film history, masterminded by Lotte Reiniger and hand-tinted frame by frame.

Based on 'The Arabian Nights', the film tells the epic tale of Prince Achmed, who is tricked into mounting a magical flying horse by a wicked sorcerer.

The horse carries Achmed off on a series of adventures, over the course of which he joins forces with young Aladdin, battles ogres and monsters and romances the beautiful Princess Peri Banu.


  • Format: Blu-ray
  • Region: B
  • Certification: (PG)
  • EAN: 5035673011652
  • Catalogue number: BFIB1165
  • Studio: BFI
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  • Genre: Action/Adventure
  • Colour: Colour


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Also directed by Lotte Reiniger