By Julia A. Keirns
Emma Book Cover by Jane Austen

Emma — a 2020 film directed by Autumn de Wilde is based on Jane Austen’s 1815 novel and stars Anna Taylor-Joy as Emma Woodhouse. Emma interferes in the love lives of her friends. This film is now available on Amazon Prime.

The new and old versions of this timeless tale represent different aspects of their societies and times. Emma is a story placed in early 19th century England at a time…