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141 Ratings

Song of the South

United States, 1946
Drama, Family, Animation


In post-Civil War Georgia, seven-year old Johnny is on his grandmother’s plantation when he discovers Uncle Remus, a wise, elderly black man who regales Johnny with magical tales of Br’er Rabbit, Br’er Fox, and Br’er Bear. Through Uncle Remus’ adventurous stories, Johnny learns life lessons.

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Song of the South Directed by Harve Foster, Wilfred Jackson

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1948 | 2 wins including: Honorary Award

1948 | Nominee: Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture

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