Disney’s BAMBI: Signature Collection is coming to Blu-ray on June 6th, 2017

Disney is releasing one of their animated classics that has been in the vault for several years: BAMBI. It will be a part of their Signature Collection with new artwork; a combo pack including the digital HD & DVD; and a new slipcover. It releases on June 6th, 2017 on Blu=ray plus there are some new and classic bonus features included:

BRAND NEW:
-THE BAMBI EFFECT – “Bambi” was full of innovations for its time. Let’s take a look at how those past innovations affected future Disney animated titles all the way up to today.

-STUDIO STORIES: “BAMBI” – Recordings of Walt Disney. Listen in on intimate moments where he discusses the challenges, pitfalls and triumphs during the production of “Bambi.”

-DELETED SCENE: BAMBI’S ICE AND SNOW – Bambi coaxes Thumper and his brothers and sisters to come play on the ice during the first snow.

-DELETED SCENE: THE GRASSHOPPER – A grasshopper confronts Bambi and Thumper and finds himself in quite a predicament.

-BAMBI FAWN FACTS – Think you know everything there is to know about Bambi and his forest companions? Well, it’s time to discover some fun real-life facts about the creatures that live in the forest he calls home.

-OSWALD THE LUCKY RABBIT: “AFRICA BEFORE DARK” – Oswald Short.

-CELEBRATING TYRUS WONG (DIGITAL EXCLUSIVE) – A heartfelt look at the man who played a key role in the success of “Bambi.” Much like Mary Blair and Eyvind Earle, Tyrus Wong had a unique signature style all to his own. The soft water-colored backgrounds and beautiful palettes in “Bambi” were inspired by Tyrus’ concept art paintings.

CLASSIC:
-DELETED SCENES – Two Leaves, Bambi Stuck on a Reed, Winter Grass, Twitterpated
-THE MAKING OF BAMBI: A PRINCE IS BORN
-STORY: TELLING THE TALE
-CHARACTERS: DRAWN TO NATURE
-ACTORS: GIVING VOICE TO ANIMALS
-ART DESIGN: IMPRESSIONS OF THE FOREST
-MUSIC: NATURE’S SYMPHONY
-HISTORY: BACK TO THE BEGINNING
-TRICK OF THE TRADE (Excerpt)
-INSIDE THE DISNEY ARCHIVES
-THE OLD MILL: ANIMATED SHORT
-ORIGINAL THEATRICAL TRAILER
-THE GOLDEN AGE

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