Production info

Panique dans les Sarcophages
France, 1996  TV  

TV-series Mot

Directed by Marc Boreal

  

Leo's parents have just returned from Egypt, bringing back serious sunburns and an authentic sarcophagus of a cat, which the ever deft Mot manages to crush immediately. Cutting short Leo's rage, the monster swiftly sets off for ancient Egypt, the only place where one can find an identical cat sarcophagus, ferocious guards, mourners wailing like Tyroleans, a psychopathic High Priest and a neurasthenic Pharaoh. The difficulty here is not so much finding the way through the labyrinthine corridors of the pyramid, but rather trying to raise a laugh from the Ruler of Egypt, whose life is nothing but a vale of tedium. (source: IMDb)

"Panic among the Sarcophagi" is the second episode from the very colorful french animated series "Mot" about teenager Leo and his monster friend Mot who has the amazing ability to teleport himself from one universe to another. Made after the comic book series of the same name by Azpiri and Nacho. The series ran for 26 episodes.


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