Overview

Based on stories from "The Arabian Nights." A wicked sorcerer tricks Prince Achmed into riding a magical flying horse. The heroic prince is able to subdue the magical horse, which he uses to fly off to many adventures. While travelling, he falls in love with the beautiful Princess Peri Banu, and must defeat an army of demons to win her heart. The film is animated using the silhouette technique.

  1. Lotte Reiniger

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Carl Koch

    Director

Facts

Original Title Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed

Status Released

Release Information

  • February 26, 1931
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language German

Runtime 1h 5m

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