Saving Mr Banks
Australian Cinema Release Date: 9 January 2014
Director: John Lee Hancock
Featuring: Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks and Colin Farrell
Written by: Sue Smith and Kelly Marcel
Produced by: Andrew Mason (Executive Producer), Troy Lum (Executive Producer), Ian Collie, Christine Langan, Alison Owen, Philip Steuer, Paul Trijbits
The story of how Walt Disney courted P.L. Travers into letting him option the rights to Mary Poppins. Travers reflects on her difficult childhood while Disney attempts to persuade her to hand over the reins on her beloved Mary.