Oscar Movies: Born Free (1966)


Set in Kenya, James Hill’s popular family film centers on game warden George Adamson and his wife Joy (Bill Travers and Virginia McKenna), who raise three orphaned lion clubs, and as they grow older, need to teach them how to survive in the wilderness on their won.
Oscar Nominations: 2
Song: “Born Free,” music by John Barry, lyrics by Don Black
Original Music Score: John Barry
Oscar Awards: 2
Original Music Score