About the film
tortoise aesop's fables short film
The Tortoise and the Hare
Release Date: January 05, 1935
|Production Companies||:||Walt Disney Productions|
|Writers||:||Larry Clemmons, William Cottrell, Joe Grant, Aesop|
The Tortoise and the Hare is an animated short film released on January 5, 1935 by United Artists, produced by Walt Disney and directed by Wilfred Jackson. Based on an Aesop's fable of the same name, The Tortoise and the Hare won the 1934 Academy Award for Best Short Subject: Cartoons. This cartoon is also believed to be one of the influences for Bugs Bunny.