Born Free (Dual format)

Director: James Hill

Stars: Virginia McKenna

1966 UK

Drama Adventure




  • Country: UK
  • Language: English
  • Year: 1966
  • Runtime: 95
  • Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
  • Colour: Colour
  • Certificate: U
  • Subtitles: English SDH
  • Genre: Drama
  • SKU: EKA70238
  • 2 Discs
  • Release Date: May 8, 2017


This wondrous true adventure from the best-selling novel about a woman who raised a lioness and eventually set her free is beautifully photographed on the vast, golden savannas of central Africa.

Highly acclaimed for its cinematography and music, Born Free is a story of courage and love, nature, and a relationship unlike any other ever filmed. Eureka Entertainment is proud to present the film on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK, in a special Dual Format edition.


  • Stunning High-Definition Presentation
  • Uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray
  • Isolated score track
  • Audio Commentary with Film Historians Jon Burlingame, Julie Kirgo, and Nick Redman
  • Spirit of Elsa – a featurette on the Born Free Foundations work in Kenya
  • Elsa the Lioness 60th Anniversary – a short featurette about Elsa, the lioness whose story is the basis for Born Free.
  • A promotional featurette, generously provided by the Born Free Foundation.
  • Original Theatrical Trailers