The only distributor of films exclusively featuring people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


Directed by Piotr Sliwowski



Downtown showcases the work of Polish photographer Oiko Petersen, who decided to feature people with Down Syndrome in a high fashion photo spread.

Downtown is a small town of people with Down Syndrome, where people can go when they feel bad — that is what the song says. The filmmakers accompanied the author of the photographic project and his models — young people with Down Syndrome who, with the help of the photographer, stylists, and their own imagination, impersonated various characters known from the world of fairy-tales and pop culture, revealing through the stylized frames a world of dreams and a piece of truth: about themselves, about universal desires.

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