Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet is an animated film adapted from Kahlil Gibran's book The Prophet. The film was produced by Salma Hayek, who also performed voice work. The production consisted of different directors for each of the film's collective essays, with Animation director, Roger Allers supervising and credited as screenwriter. Segment directors include, Paul and Gaëtan Brizzi, Joan C. Gratz, Mohammed Saeed Harib, Tomm Moore, Nina Paley, Bill Plympton, Joann Sfar and Michal Socha.

Director Roger Allers discusses "Freedom" and pays tribute to the award-winning Polish animator Michal Socha. Socha interpreted Gibran's poem on freedom for "Kahlil Gibran's the Prophet."