About the film
The Legend of the Boy and the Eagle
Release Date: June 21, 1967
|Production Companies||:||Walt Disney Productions|
|Producers||:||Hamilton Luske, Joseph Strick|
Eagles are the channel to the spirit world for a Hopi Indian boy who defies tribal law and frees a sacred, sacrificial eagle. He is banished from his village to the wilderness, but the eagle teaches him hunting skills and cares for him. He eventually returns, only to be bullied and taunted by the other village boys.