In this adaptation of the story of Hiawatha, the film is a story within a story. The film begins with some American travelers looking for Hiawatha. Once they get to the village, they are told the story of Hiawatha. This film is informative and also interesting while keeping the story moving. Because of the action and battle scenes, this film is best for children twelve and up. Dove is happy to award “The Song for Hiawatha” the Dove “Family-Approved” Seal.