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Wayfarer Film Series Presents: Fantastic Planet
July 30, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Travel the world and experience international cinema with the Wayfarer Film Series at Robbins Library! Catch a glimpse from beyond the continent, snack on fresh popcorn, and enjoy a variety of films you might have missed at your local theater. If you have any question contact Nick Glade: firstname.lastname@example.org or Verónica Rodríguez: email@example.com.
This animated tale follows the relationship between the small human-like Oms and their much larger blue-skinned oppressors, the Draags, who rule the planet of Ygam. While the Draags have long kept Oms as illiterate pets, this hierarchy shifts after an Om boy becomes educated, thanks to a young female Draag. This leads to an Om rebellion, which weakens the Draag control over their race. Will the Oms and the Draags find a way to coexist? Or will they destroy each other?
French with English Subtitles.
(Rated PG) Run time approx. 71 min).