Slaves and masters dominate the narrative of the faraway world of Ygam. Set around the lifespan of Terr, a minute human shaped Om slave, and pet, of the giant blue alien Draags. Escaping into the wilderness and with a device used for intellectual advancement of the Draags, Terr finds refuge and support from fellow Oms and using the learning tool, he finds that knowledge is power and then sets to use the new found knowledge to revolt against the Draag masters...
Winner Grand Prix Cannes Film Festival 1973
See more »
Did You Know?
Originally, the Draags were to be 12 meters tall, which is the height given in various press descriptions for the movie. They were enlarged considerably for the finished film, and as evidenced by the giant Draag skull in the abandoned park, there could have been even larger ones. See more
The color of Tiwa's fingernails often changes from blue to teal. See more
After a while, I lost my intimacy with Tiwa. As she grew up, she gave up her playthings.
Deprived of lessons, I decided to run away.
Remade as Fantastic Planet
Ten Et Tiwa
Written and Performed by 'Alain Goraguer' Et Son Orchestre See more