아름답고, 현명하고 부유한 Emma는 아버지와 살며 가난하고 가족도 없는 친구인 Harriet을 위해 남편을 찾아 주기로 결심한다.
Emma Woodhouse is beautiful, clever, and rich. She lives alone with her father, and spends a lot of her time thinking about future husbands - for her friends. When she meets Harriet Smith, a poor girl with no family, Emma decides that she must find a husband for her. Harriet is pleased to be Emma's friend - but will Emma's matchmaking make Harriet happy?