PG | | Biography, Drama, Romance
The mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral is raised by her aristocratic great-uncle in 18th century England.
The court scenes where Lord Chief Justice Mansfield delivers his judgment on the "Dead Cargo" case were directed by Amma Asante on the day after her father died.
Captain Sir John Lindsay:
How lovely she is. So much of her mother. Do not be afraid. I am here to take you to a good life. A life that you were born to. Here.
When Elizabeth and Dido play the piano, it sounds like a large modern piano, not the small 18th-century piano onscreen. Its keys look very old, even though pianos had existed for a few decades, and had just become popular. Most pianos in use at the time would have been fairly new.
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