Once Upon a Time... Man
|Once Upon a Time… Man|
|Country of origin||France, Japan|
|No. of episodes||26|
|Running time||26 minutes|
Once Upon a Time... Man (French: Il était une fois... l'homme) is a French animated TV series from 1978 directed by
This animated was purchased by most public broadcasting channels in Europe (and in many other countries) and is well known by a significant percentage of the population. The program is known for explaining events to children from different viewpoints as main characters come from many civilizations. Despite its age, the number of factual errors is very low and most countries re-run the anime every few years.
A DVD box set of all the episodes of the series has been produced by the French production company Procidis, and distributed locally by various distributors. The DVD series was produced in French, English (not sold in UK or US), Finnish, German, Dutch, Hebrew, Norwegian, Spanish and Swedish. In 2011, an English language, Region 1 DVD box set is available in Canada and the United States. This set is produced and distributed by Imavision.