Sara, a pretty girl born into a rich British family in India, is treated like a little princess at a dormitory school in London. Sara's sweet school life turns to tragedy when she learns of her father's death and the family's bankruptcy.
Miss Minchin, the headmaster of the school who has always dislike Sara, takes the chance and makes Sara a maid in the seminary. However, Sara manages to master her new life and endure the hardship with her imagination, sharp mind and inner strength to stay "A Little Princess" in her heart.
Princess Sara is based on the classic children's novel 'A Little Princess' by Frances Hodgson Burnett. It is part of Nippon Animation's World Masterpiece Theater line.
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