Newly Restored: World Animation

Fantastic Planet

Directed by René Laloux

France & Czechoslovakia, 1973, 1h 12min, 35mm/DCP, In French with English subtitles.

Newly Restored  World Animation

There are no current or future screenings planned for this film.

August 18-22 screenings are presented in DCP format.

This psychedelic French-Czech co-production, based on a story by French surrealist Roland Topor, tells the allegorical tale of a planet where a race of giants enslaves and oppresses its normal-sized neighbors, until the smaller people discover a novel way to fight back. Recently restored by Janus Films and screening in 35mm.

Available at the AFS Cinema box office: 1.5″ soft enamel pins (blue dye metal with 4 color fill and 2 butterfly clutches) from PSA Press!


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