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 1989 Official Selection, film index

Light Years

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

A mysterious and terrible threat looms over Gandahar, a place of enjoyable living and tender loving, governed by Ambisextra and a Council of women, and based in Jasper, a capital city in the shape of a woman's body.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Gandahar

    Directed by: René LALOUX

    Country: France

    Year of production: 1987

    Running time: 01 h 30 min

  • Technique

    Category: Feature film

    Techniques used: Drawing on cels

    Process: Colour

    Target public: All audiences

  • Credits

    Directed by: René LALOUX


    Distribution: LES FILMS DE LA PERRINE

    Based on: "Les Hommes Machines contre Gandahar" de Jean-Pierre Andrevon

    Script: René Laloux

    Graphics: Philippe Caza

    Animation: Studios Sek de Pyongyang (République de Corée)

    Camera: Jean Janssens, Pierre Biecher

    Music: Gabriel Yared, Christian Zanesi

    Editing: Christiane Pansu

    Voice: Pierre-Marie Escourrou, Catherine Chevallier, George Wilson, Anny Duperey