Classic Movie Hub (CMH)
 

Bambi Overview:

Bambi (1942) was a Animation - Drama Film directed by Paul Satterfield and Norman Wright and produced by Walt Disney.

Bambi was inducted into the National Film Registry in 2011.

Academy Awards 1942 --- Ceremony Number 15 (source: AMPAS)

AwardRecipientResult
Best Music - ScoringFrank Churchill, Edward PlumbNominated
Best Music - SongMusic by Frank Churchill; Lyrics by Larry MoreyNominated
.

BlogHub Articles:

No article for Bambi at this time. Submit yours here.

Quotes from

Friend Owl: Same thing every spring. "Tweet-tweet, tweet-tweet! Tweet-tweet, tweet-tweet!" Love's sweet song. Hm! Pain in the pinfeathers, I call it!


[repeated line]
Friend Owl: [everytime he is woken up] Oh, what now?


Friend Owl: I was talking to myself about you the other day, we were wondering what became of you.


read more quotes from Bambi...

Facts about

"Man is in the forest" was a code phrase used by Disney's employees when Walt Disney was coming down the hallway.
The look of the film was inspired by the work of Tyrus Wong, a Chinese animator whose sketches used softened backgrounds. This meant that the focus was squarely on the beautifully drawn animals.
No matter how skilled the animator, the Disney cartoonists simply could not draw Bambi's father's antlers accurately. This was because of the very complicated perspectives required. To get round the problem, a plaster cast was made of some real antlers which was then filmed at all angles. This footage was then rotoscoped onto animation cels.
read more facts about Bambi...
Share this page:
Best Music - Scoring Oscar 1942
























See more Academy Awards>>
National Film Registry

Bambi

Released 1942
Inducted 2011
(Sound)




See All Films in National Registry >>
Also directed by James Algar




More about James Algar >>
Also produced by Walt Disney




More about Walt Disney >>
Related Lists
Create a list



See All Related Lists >>
Also released in 1942




See All 1942 films >>
More "Coming of Age" films



See All "Coming of Age" films >>
More "Book-Based" films



See All "Book-Based" films >>
More "Animals" films



See All "Animals" films >>
More "Disney" films



See All "Disney" films >>
error