This wondrous true adventure from the best-selling novel about a woman who raised a lioness and eventually, set her free is beautifully photographed on the vast, golden Savannas of Central Africa. BORN FREE is a story of courage and love, nature and human nature, and a relationship unlike any other ever filmed. When game warden George Adamson (bill Travers) is forced to kill a menacing lion and lioness, he and his wife Joy (Virginia McKenna) adopt their three cubs. Two are sent off to zoos, but the third is kept by them a female they name Elsa to which they have become particularly attached. When Elsa becomes a full-grown lioness, the Adamsons realize that she must be set free and taught to survive on her own. A year later the Adamsons return to the Savanna and are surprised by a very special welcome from their old friend.