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Jan
27

Film Screening: The Adventures of Prince Achmed, 7:30pm

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Robins School of Business, Ukrop Auditorium
1 Gateway Road VA
Richmond, VA 23173
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Director Lotte Reiniger created cinematic magic with the world’s first full-length animated film in 1926. Reiniger used intricate hand-cut silhouettes to tell a story from The Arabian Nights. The film is beautifully restored to its spectacular original color and features a new orchestral recording of the original score. A demonstration by Balinese shadow master Gusti Sudarta and talk-back will take place after the film.

This free event is part of the Tucker-Boatwright Festival of Literature and the Arts.