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Fantastic planet = La planète sauvage / Argos Films ; en co-production avec L'Institut National de l'Audiovisuel et Ceskoslovensky Filmexport ; S. Damiani, A. Valio-Cavaglione présentent ; adaptation, scénario et dialogues, Roland Topor, René Laloux ; un film dirigé par René Laloux ; une co-production, Les Films Armorial, Paris, Service de la Recherche O.R.T.F., Paris, Ceskoslovensky Filmexport, Prague.

Laloux, René, 1929-2004 (film director,, screenwriter.). Damiani, S., (film producer.). Valio-Cavaglione, A., (film producer.). Topor, Roland, 1938-1997 (screenwriter,, animator.). Rejthar, Lubomir, (director of photography.). Baromykin, Boris, (director of photography.). Kábrt, J. (Josef), 1920-1989 (animator.). Váňa, Josef, (animator.). Goraguer, Alain, (composer (expression)). Drake, Jennifer, (voice actor.). Lenoir, Sylvie, (voice actor.). Valmont, Jean, 1936- (voice actor.). Topart, Jean, (voice actor.). Wul, Stefan. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Oms en série. (Added Author). Argos Films, (film distributor.). Institut national de l'audiovisuel (France), (production company.). Československý filmexport, (production company.). Criterion Collection (Firm), (publisher.). Jennifer Drake, Sylvie Lenoir, Jean Topart, Jean Valmont. (Cast).

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Item details

  • ISBN: 9781681431673
  • ISBN: 168143167X
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (72 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded insert.
  • Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2016]

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Title from title frame.
Based on the book Oms en série / Stefan Wul, .
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1973; restored in 2016 from the original negative.
Special features: Les temps morts (1965) and Les escargots (1966), two early short films by director René Laloux and illustrator Roland Topor ; Laloux sauvage, a 2009 documentary on Laloux (approximately 26 minutes) ; Episode of the French television program Italiques from 1974 about Topor's work ; Interview with Topor from 1973 ; Trailer ; Plus: an essay by critic Michael Brooke.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Original drawings, Roland Topor ; character animation, Josef Kábrt ; scene animation, Josef Ván̆a ; music, Alain Goraguer ; director of photography, Lubomir Rejthar, Boris Baromykin.
Participant or Performer:
Jennifer Drake, Sylvie Lenoir, Jean Topart, Jean Valmont.
Summary, etc.:
This futuristic story takes place on Ygam, a faraway planet where blue giants rule, and oppressed humanoids rebel against their oppressors.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details:
DVD, NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono.
French or dubbed English soundtracks with optional subtitles in English.
Subject: Wul, Stefan > Film adaptations.
Human-alien encounters > Drama.
Giants > Drama.
Androids > Drama.
Slaves > Drama.
Life on other planets > Drama.
Extraterrestrial beings > Drama.
Extraterrestrial beings > Drama.
Genre: Science fiction films.
Animated films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Animated films > France.
Animated films > Czechoslovakia.
Feature films > France.
Feature films > Czechoslovakia.
Foreign language films > French.

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