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Een Avontuurtje in 't luchtruim

ELTA, Amsterdam

An Adventure in the Athmosphere

Animated advertising film for the Eerste Luchtverkeer Tentoonstelling Amsterdam in 1919
One of the first Dutch animated films, An Adventure in the Skies pays attention to the Eerste Luchtverkeer Tentoonstelling Amsterdam, which opened on August 1, 1919. The film opens with some precarious 'adventures' with a balloon, an umbrella, and a few aeroplanes. At the end of the film, we see a poster in w…