Germany 1944: 15-year old Leyna (Amandla Stenberg), daughter of a white German mother and a black father, meets Lutz (George MacKay), the son of a prominent SS officer. They fall helplessly in love, putting their lives at risk as all around them the persecution of Jews and those deemed ‘non-pure’ slowly unfolds. Does their love stand a chance amidst violence and hatred?
Director Amma Asante
Writer Amma Asante (A United Kingdom, Belle, A Way of Life)
Cast Amandla Stenberg (The Hunger Games, Columbiana), George Mackay (Pride, Captain Fantastic), Abbie Cornish (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Bright Star), Christopher Eccleston (Legend, The Others, Doctor Who), Tom Sweet (The Childhood of a Leader)
Producers Charlie Hanson (David Brent: Life on the Road, A Way of Life)
Production Credits Tantrum Films, Pinewood Pictures, UMedia, BFI, Isle of Man, Head Gear, British Film Company