Brotherhood of Man (1945)

35mm film, colour, 1.37:1
mono, English

An American animated fantasy film directed by Robert Cannon.

Plot Summary

An attempt to illustrate how people of different races are more alike than they are different.


Direction: Robert Cannon
Copyright by United Productions of America 1946
United Productions of America. Sponsored as a contribution to the American people by the UAW-CIO
Executive Producer: Stephen Bosustow
Screen Story: Ring Lardner Jr, John Hubley, Phil Eastman
Based on “Races of Mankind” pamphlet by Ruth Benedict and Gene Weltfish published by the Public Affairs Committee, Inc., New York
Animation: Robert Cannon, Ken Harris, Ben Washam
Background: Boris Gorelick
Music: Paul Smith
Production Design: John Hubley, Paul Julian



  • Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.48 – credits