This film is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle, the illegitimate mixed race daughter of Admiral Sir John Lindsay. Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield and his wife, Belle's lineage affords her certain privileges, yet her status prevents her from the traditions of noble social standing. While her cousin Elizabeth chases suitors for marriage, Belle is left on the sidelines wondering if she will ever find love. After meeting an idealistic young vicar's son bent on changing society, he and Belle help shape Lord Mansfield's role as Lord Chief Justice to end slavery in England.

- Synopsis provided by CinemaSource



  • Amma Asante


  • Gubu Mbatha-Raw
  • Tom Wilkinson
  • Emily Watson
  • Sarah Gadon
  • Penelope Wilton
  • Miranda Richardson
  • Tom Felton
  • Matthew Goode


  • Misan Sagay

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