Pocahontas
Studio: Disney Release Date : June 23, 1995 Series: Disney Theatrical Feature

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Synopsis

A young indigenous woman struggles to find the right path in life, until she meets the courageous Englishman Captain John Smith, who she falls in love with. But when conflicts arise between her people and the settlers, Pocahontas must summon all of her own courage to save Smith’s life, and restore peace between the two parties.

Characters

Pocahontas
(Voice: Irene Bedard)
John Smith
(Voice: Mel Gibson)
Meeko
(Voice: John Kassir)
Flit
(Voice: Frank Welker)
Governor Ratcliffe
(Voice: David Ogden Stiers)
Percy
(Voice: Danny Mann)

Music Sources

Schwartz, Stephen and Alan Menken : "The Virginia Company "
Schwartz, Stephen and Alan Menken : "Steady as the Beating Drum "
Schwartz, Stephen and Alan Menken : "Just Around the Riverbend "
Schwartz, Stephen and Alan Menken : "Listen With Your Heart "
Schwartz, Stephen and Alan Menken : "Mine, Mine, Mine "
Schwartz, Stephen and Alan Menken : "Colors of the Wind "
Schwartz, Stephen and Alan Menken : "Savages "
Schwartz, Stephen and Alan Menken : "If I Never Knew You "


Awards

Won the 1996 Academy Award (Oscar): Best Musical or Comedy Score (Alan Menken)
Won the 1996 Academy Award (Oscar): Best Music, Original Song ("Colors of the Wind")
Won the 1995 Annie Award: Best Animated Feature
Won the 1995 Annie Award: Best Individual Achievement for Production Design in the Field of Animation (Michael Giaimo)
Nominated for the Annie Award: Best Individual Achievement for Production Design in the Field of Animation (Rasoul Azadani)
Won the 1995 Annie Award: Best Individual Achievement for Music in the Field of Animation
Won the 1995 Annie Award: Best Individual Achievement: Animation (Nik ("Irene Arkin") Ranieri )
Nominated for the Annie Award: Best Individual Achievement: Animation (Chris Buck)
Nominated for the Annie Award: Best Individual Achievement: Animation (Dave Pruiksma)
Won the 1996 ASCAP Film and Television Music Award: Top Box Office Films
Won the 1996 ASCAP Film and Television Music Award: Most Performed Songs from Motion Pictures (for the song "Colors of the Wind".)
Won the 1996 BMI Film & TV Awards: BMI Film Music Award (Alan Menken)
Won the 1995 Environmental Media Award: Feature Film
Nominated for the Golden Globe: Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Won the 1996 Golden Globe: Best Original Song - Motion Picture (for the song "Colors of the Wind")
Won the 1996 Grammy Award: Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for Television (For the song "Colors of the Wind" performed by Vanessa Williams & Judy Kuhn)
Won the 1996 Motion Picture Sound Editors: Best Sound Editing - Music - Animation
Nominated for the Young Artist Awards: Best Family Feature - Musical or Comedy
Nominated for the Awards Circuit Community Award: Best Original Score
Nominated for the 20/20 Awards: Best Song ("Colors of The Wind")

Other Connections

Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World (Sequel)

Clips Used In:

I Am With You

VHS

United States

Pocahontas
Pocahontas

Laserdisc (CAV)

United States

Pocahontas Deluxe CAV Laserdisc Edition

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

Pocahontas

DVD

United States

Pocahontas
Pocahontas (10th Anniversary Edition)
Pocahontas / Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World

Germany

Pochahontas
Pochahontas (Special Edition)

BluRay Disc

United States

Pocahontas / Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World
Pocahontas / Pochohantas II - 2 Movie Collection

Technical Specifications

Running Time: 81:00
MPAA No.: 33815
MPAA Rating: G
Animation Type: Combined Standard Animation and Computer Animation (CGI)
Aspect Ratio: 1.66 : 1
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Color Type: Color
Negative Type: 35mm
Original Country: United States
Original Language: English
Print Type: 35mm
Sound Type: Dolby Digital

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