(ANSA) - ROME, APRIL 07 - "Be amazed, it's a barbatrucco!".
The Barbapapa, the iconic colored characters among the most cult of all time, are returning to the screens all over the world with a new series, and arrive exclusively in the clear on Rai Yoyo from Monday 12 April (from Monday to Friday, at 07:20 and inreplica every day at 3:55 pm and from Sunday to Friday at 8:50 pm) with a double episode and an exclusive preview on RaiPlay from Saturday 10 April with the boxset of the first 26 episodes.
From the legendary French children's books that have become an equally famous cartoon that has accompanied intergenerations since the 1970s, the legendary Barbapapa, the most pop of families, return with their extraordinary ability to transform into anything, to entertain even today's audiences and, ecologist ante litteram, to renew their green message, also effective for new generations.
Rai Ragazzi presents the new series of 52 episodes of 11 minutes entitled "Barbapapa - In Famiglia", produced by the French Normaal with the participation of TF1 and Nickelodeon, which re-enacts the daily life of this unusual family born in 1970 by the French Annette Tison and the Talus Taylor.
A new animated adaptation, written, directed and set to music by Alice and Thomas Taylor, the children of the couple of creators.
"Barbapapa - A big happy family" remains faithful to the spirit of the Barbapapa which was the basis of success.
Kind, free and joyful characters, with round and colorful shapes who have chosen to live in the countryside.
From the beginning, Talus Taylor made sure the Barbapapa were pioneers of environmental awareness.
The books dealt with the issue of pollution and explained the emerging concept of renewable energy.
As for Annette Tison, she did not allow her characters to live in a skyscraper, but invented an alternative ecological dwelling by creating their famous bubble house.