Once upon a time, A young German artist changed the world of animation With shadows, light, and a pair of magical scissors. Her name was LOTTE. Before Walt Disney, there was a trailblazing woman at the vanguard of animation. Influenced by folktales and legends, Lotte Reiniger was a tour de force of creativity and innovation: she invented the multiplane camera and created the first animated feature. So with music, magic, and a stirring narration by Lotte Reiniger herself, LOTTE THAT SILHOUETTE tells the fairy tale story of one of animations’ biggest influencers.
2018 / United States
Directors: Carla Patullo, Elizabeth Beecherl
Producer: Tricktisch Studios
Screening 1: Electric Theater, Wednesday at 10:00 AM
Screening 2: Red Cliffs 3, Friday at 3:30 PM