Saving Mr. Banks is the forthcoming biographical drama from Disney about the author of Mary Poppins, P.L. Travers, and centres around her difficult childhood in Australia and her negotiations with Walt Disney to obtain the screen rights to her infamous novel about the magical nanny. The title is taken from the patriarchal character of the same name, who was inspired by the writer's own father.
in Saving Mr. Banks
They were part of the Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives exhibit celebrating 50 years of the 1964 hit musical movie and were on display alongside original film costumes and props from Mary Poppins.
I have to say I also love the promotional teaser poster for Saving Mr. Banks and the way Walt Disney casts the shadow of his iconic creation, Mickey Mouse, and P.L. Travers casts the shadow of the umbrella-wielding British nanny.
Discover more about the life of P.L. Travers with this book: Mary Poppins, She Wrote: The Life of P. L. Travers