-The story of the adventures, at the twilight of the eighteenth century, of a singular couple formed by a small orphan with mysterious origins and his young Italian nurse at birth also ... See full summary »
Lou de Laâge,
In early 18th century an African slave boy is chosen by a European Comtesse to be baptized and educated. Reaching adulthood, Angelo achieves prominence and becomes the Viennese court mascot until he decides to secretly marry a white woman.
Drawing on true stories and interviews with the families of addicts, this harrowing portrait of addiction follows Stella and Magnea through the decades as precarious teenage years morph into perilous adulthoods.
Atli Oskar Fjalarsson,
Sveinn Ólafur Gunnarsson