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Il était une fois... l'homme 

A comprehensive animated survey of the evolution of humanity and the history of predominately Western Civilization.

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Albert Barillé
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Annie Balestra Annie Balestra ...  Pierette 26 episodes, 1978
Albert Barillé Albert Barillé ...  Narrator 26 episodes, 1978
Yves Barsacq Yves Barsacq ...  Le Gros 26 episodes, 1978
Claude Bertrand Claude Bertrand ...  Le Teigneux 26 episodes, 1978
Roger Carel ...  Maestro / ... 26 episodes, 1978
Patrick Préjean Patrick Préjean ...  Le Nabot 26 episodes, 1978
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Storyline

In this series, the history of humanity and Western Civilization is surveyed. To illustrate this in an entertaining way, a cast of specific characters are recast in each episode as they live their lives in each major historical period of focus. Written by Kenneth Chisholm (kchishol@rogers.com)

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TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

Procidis [France]

Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

1978 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Byl jednou jeden... clovek See more »

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Runtime:

(26 episodes) | (30 episodes)

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Color
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Trivia

The depictions of prehistoric animals and plants from the first episode were based on the paintings of acclaimed Czech artist Zdenek Burian, whose pictures were circulated the world over during the middle of the 20th century and influenced how many people thought of primordial life. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Matzav Ha'Uma: Episode #2.6 (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Tausend Jahre sind ein Tag
Music by Udo Jürgens
Lyrics by Siegfried Rabe
Performed by Udo Jürgens
(main theme: German version)
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From those series that we all see in school
13 September 2018 | by afonsobritofalvesSee all my reviews

Quite educational, good for those who want to learn a lot about the history of the world. One of the best educational series ever. Highly recommend for children.


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