The Jungle Book is now available on Blu-ray for the first time, and to celebrate we’re taking a look at some behind-the-scenes moments during the production process:
Louis Prima’s band recording “I Wanna be like You.”
Bruce Reitherman (Mowgli) in the recording booth with his father, Wolfgang Reitherman (the film’s director).
A live action model poses for animators.
Voice actors rehearse with Robert Sherman.
Sterling Holloway (Kaa) with Walt Disney.
The Sherman Brothers in the recording studio with Louis Prima.
The jazzy fan-favorite celebrates its 47th birthday later this year.