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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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Animation | Family

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French | Czech

Release Date:

13 September 1987 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Once Upon a Time... Life See more »

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Runtime:

(26 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

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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Followed by Il était une fois... notre terre (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

Hymne à la vie
Music by Michel Legrand
Lyrics by Albert Barillé
Performed by Sandra Kim
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Excellent for children... and medical students ;-)
2 June 2008 | by gute84See all my reviews

This was one of my favorite series when I was a kid. The Swedish broadcasting company decided to broadcast it once again a couple of summers ago when I had just finished my first semester of medical school. I was surprised to see the depth in which the organs was explained. Sure, some things are simplified but most of it was correct (even though it was made 22 years ago!) and quite understandable. I would suggest that all soon-to-be medical student should watch it. It is a very good way to learn some of the basic medical words for example. Now I'm in my 7th semester and I think I'll watch the series once again as soon as I've bought the DVD-box :-)


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