The Tripods is a television adaptation of John Christopher’s The Tripods series of novels which aired between 1984 and 1985.
It was jointly produced by the BBC in the United Kingdom and the Seven Network in Australia.
The White Mountains (2090 AD).
Will, Beanpole and a group of other Freemen are chosen to compete in “The Games” held by the Tripods. Winners are taken to The Golden City where, the Freemen hope to collect information on how to destroy the Tripods.
The Tripods Series
You can find a full index and overview of The Tripods here.
You can find a full index of The Tripods Series 02 here.
Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 07 September 1985.
- Running Time: 25-30 minutes (per episode).
- Rating: U and PG (episode dependent).
- Country: US.
- Language: English.