Pennywort - Short Film

A short film by multi-award-winning Seahorse Films Ltd and Lost Eye Entertainment Ltd.

A film that follows the journey of Freya a young girl with Aspergers Syndrome. Supported by Action for Aspergers and Project Aspie.

“On the bleak Lincolnshire fens, a young woman struggling to process her recent Aspergers diagnosis discovers an artistic talent that unleashes the true, magical individuality of her identity in a story of folklore, fantasy and self-fulfilment brought to life through a unique blend of live action and animation.

The film is a moving, entertaining and empowering story about Aspergers sprinkled with magical realism and animation.”

The film is produced by Clare Pearce, directed by Rebekah Fortune and written by Laura Turner.

Here is the link for Pennywort funding page and a bit about the team. 

  • Company Number: 8524515
  • Lottery Funded