Language: ENGLISH: DTS-HD HR 7.1, ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 2.0 (Original), FRENCH: Dolby Digital 5.1, SPANISH: Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles: English, Spanish, French
Region: Region Free
Aspect Ratio: 1.35:1
Number of Discs: 2 (BD/DVD)
Orig. Release Date: 1942
Studio: Disney / Buena Vista
Release Date: 3/1/2011
Run Time: 70 Min.
- Inside Walt's Story
Meetings-Enhanced Edition (new): A multi-tiered, interactive
story-telling experience. Go back in time with dramatic voice
re-enactments of the moments with Walt that led to the creation of this
- Two never-before-seen deleted scenes (new)
- Deleted song: "Twitterpated" (new)
- Blu-ray Galleries (new)
- Disney's Big Book of Knowledge: Bambi
Edition (new) - An interactive educational gaming experience that uses
the film as a learning tool. Players can customize their own Big Book of
Knowledge and learn all about forest creatures, seasons and more. Each
time a player completes a task, they are rewarded with new stickers to
decorate their Big Book of Knowledge.
- The Making of 'Bambi': A Prince Is Born - A comprehensive look at the making of Bambi
covers the story, the characters, the actors, the art design, the music
and the history of Walt Disney's classic film using behind the scenes
footage, production stills, animation, artwork and multiple interviews
with performers and behind the scenes participants.
- Tricks of the Trade (excerpt):
In an episode from the 1957 Disneyland TV show, Walt narrates the story
of the multiplane camera, an animation innovation crucial to the
production of Bambi.
- Inside the Disney Archives:
Disney Supervising Animator Andreas Deja guides viewers through
Disney's Animation Research Library, where artwork from past Disney
animated feature films is stored, including early story sketches of Bobo
the rabbit," (who became Thumper), glass paintings made for the
multiplane camera and more.
- The Old Mill: Winner of the 1937 Academy Award for Best Short Subject/Cartoon, The Old Mill was a testing ground for several techniques critical to Walt's artistic vision for Bambi,
including the multiplane camera, animating realistic animals and
experimenting with such natural occurrences such as wind, rain and
- DisneyPedia: Bambi's Forest Friends
In Disney's spectacularly animated forest fable, a fawn named Bambi
is born, destined to become "Prince of the Forest." He soon befriends
other woodland creatures such as Flower, a bashful skunk, and Thumper,
an outgoing rabbit. As the years pass, they encounter a number of life's
lessons in the woods, including the death of Bambi's mother at the
hands of hunters. Eventually, Bambi comes of age, completing the cycle
of life and taking his father's place.