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Lotte Reiniger's silhouette art.

Silhouette animator Lotte Reiniger working with Prince Achmed and his magic horse.

Lotte Reiniger- Tanz der Schatten | ZWICKL

Charlotte "Lotte" Reiniger was a German film director and the foremost pioneer of silhouette animation. Reiniger made more than 40 films over her career, all using her invention.

You can't talk about the origin of the modern animated film without talking about the work of Lotte Reiniger (1899-1981), the German creator of some 40 animated films between the 1910s and the 70s. |via`tko Open Culture

The Groundbreaking Silhouette Animations of Lotte Reiniger: Cinderella, Hansel and Gretel, and

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Cinema's unrivalled silhouette animator Lotte Reiniger who created The Adventures of Prince Achmed

Lotte Reiniger at work

Ten years before Disney, Charlotte "Lotte" Reiniger made breathtaking animated features before fleeing the Nazis - Stop Motion Silhouette Animation and the link includes a short video of her work