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Il était une fois... la vie 

The workings of the human body explained by animated characters.
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Series cast summary:
Roger Carel ...  Maestro 26 episodes, 1987-1988
Marie-Laure Beneston Marie-Laure Beneston ...  Psi 26 episodes, 1987-1988
Alain Dorval Alain Dorval 26 episodes, 1987-1988
Gilles Laurent Gilles Laurent 26 episodes, 1987-1988
Henry Djanik Henry Djanik 26 episodes, 1987-1988
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The workings of the human body explained by animated characters.

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French | Czech

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13 September 1987 (France) See more »

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Once Upon a Time... Life See more »

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(26 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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The workings of the human body explained by animated characters. See more »

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Follows Revenge of the Humanoids (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

Hymne à la vie
Music by Michel Legrand
Lyrics by Albert Barillé
Performed by Sandra Kim
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The best animation TV series to explain biology to kids
15 April 2002 | by PixEyeSee all my reviews

This animation TV series is simply the best way for children to learn how the human body works. Yes, this is biology but they will never tell it is.

I truly think this is the best part of this stream of "educational cartoons". I do remember you can find little books and a plastic body in several parts: skin, skeleton, and of course: organs.

In the same stream, you'll find: "Il était une fois l'homme" which relate the human History from the big bang to the 20th century. There is: "Il était une fois l'espace" as well (about the space and its exploration) but that one is more a fiction than a description of the reality since it takes place in the future.


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