Mary Poppins is a 1964 American musical film directed by Robert Stevenson and produced by Walt Disney, with songs by the Sherman Brothers. The film combines live action with animated sequences. The screenplay is by Bill Walsh and Don DaGradi, loosely based on the book series of the same name by P. L. Travers. Starring Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, David Tomlinson, and Glynis Johns, Mary Poppins premiered on August 27, 1964. It was shot at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California.
Julie Andrews won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance as Mary Poppins, and the film also won Oscars for Best Film Editing, Original Music Score, Best Song for "Chim Chim Cher-ee" and Best Visual Effects, and received a total of 13 nominations, an unsurpassed record for any other film released by the Walt Disney Studios.