Poppy's ambition is to become a motor mechanic – starting with the apprenticeship
promised by her late father – is stalled by her super protective brother who has reluctantly
inherited the family workshop/garage business. And it’s not until she teams up with a school
friend who needs his car fixed in time to enter the local burnout competition that her
Poppy is a film about a young woman with Down syndrome who refuses to be defined by disability and takes control of her own life.
2021: CinefestOZ Film Festival, LA Femme International Film Festival, Cinemagic Film Festival Belfast 2022: Slamdance Film Festival -Unstoppable Programme, SR Socially Relevant Film Festival New York - WINNER Best Feature Narrative, Best Actress (Libby Hunsdale), ReelAbilities Film Festival: New York, Zlín Film Festival for Children and Youth, Over-the-Rhine Film Festival – Opening Night Film WINNER Audience Award , Martha’s Vineyard Disability Festival
Shooting resolution: 4K; Aspect ratio: 239; Sound format: 5.1; POPPY is available in DCP format with closed captions (CC) and audio description (AD)