Her Majesty (2001)

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In small town Middleton in 1953, thirteen year-old Elizabeth dreams of meeting the newly crowned Queen Elizabeth II. When she learns that a royal visit is planned to New Zealand, with a stopover in Hamilton, the girl is ecstatic. But Hira Mata, an old Maori woman, has different feelings about the British and colonialism. Even so, a friendship gradually blossoms between the two apparent opposites.

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