Feature Film / Austria/Luxembourg / 90 min

World Premiere:  Toronto International Filmfestival

European Premiere: San Sebastian International Filmfestival

:: Synopsis

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 soon becomes the Viennese court mascot until he decides to secretly marry a white woman.

:: Credits

Written and directed by Markus Schleinzer
Camera Gerald Kerkletz
Editor Pia Dumont
Production Design Andreas Sobotka, Martin Reiter
Costume Design Tanja Hausner
Make-up Anette Keiser
Sound Mixer Loïc Collignon
Sound Operator Philippe Kohn
Casting Kris Portier De Bellair, Nilton Martins, Judtih Charlier, Martina Poel, André della Faille, Anne Jacques, Viorica Capdefier, Lisa Oláh, Markus Schleinzer
In-House Producer Johanna Scherz
With Makita Samba, Alba Rohrwacher, Larisa Faber, Kenny Nzogang, Lukas Miko, Gerti Drassl, Michael Rotschopf, Jean-Baptiste Tiémélé, Nancy Mensah-Offei, Olivier Baume, Martin Schambacher, Anne Klein, Jean-Michel Larré, Pierre Bodry, Marisa Growaldt
Christian Friedel
Supported by Film Fund Luxembourg, Austrian Film Institute, Vienna Filmfund, FISA, Lower Austria, ORF Film/Television-Agreement
Producers Alexander Glehr, Franz Novotny, Bady Minck, Alexander Dumreicher-Ivanceanu
Production Novotny & Novotny Filmproduktion, AMOUR FOU Luxembourg and Markus Schleinzer
World Sales Playtime