Maddy the Model

This film will be discussed during one of our evening debates – Studio Millenium – which will take place on 9 May 2021 at 8pm on our event Facebook page. 


Belgian premiere



The Australian model Maddy Stuart has walked the catwalk at New York Fashion Week, been on the cover of international fashion magazines, and has more than 700,000 followers on Facebook. But life is not straightforward, as Maddy has to fight her own battles every day. She is the first professional supermodel with Downs Syndrome. A young girl, who – with her mother as an eternal supporter – challenges the norms of beauty as she breaks down barriers all over the world for people with disabilities. But does Maddy’s career actually ensure greater diversity and inclusion within the industry – or is she just the latest trend in the fashion world ?

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