Monthly Archives: November 2010

An enchanting film

The Adventures of Prince Achmed – animated, Germany, 1926 This is a fascinating example of very early animation – stop-motion done with Indonesian style shadow puppets, filmed on glass plates that allow for some (for the time) rather astonishing effects. … Continue reading

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Thought for the day (and a link)

“You did not come into this world. You came out of it, like a wave out of the ocean. You are not a stranger here.” – Alan Watts I picked up this quote today from a very worthwhile article in … Continue reading

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