Matt Smith (Christopher Isherwood)Imogen Poots (Jean Ross)Lindsay Duncan (Kathleen Isherwood)Perry Millward (Richard Isherwood)Toby Jones (Gerald Hamilton)Pip Carter (W. H. Auden)Alexander Dreymon (Caspar)Faolan Morgan (Pieps)Issy van Randwyck (Frl. Thurau)Clare Louise Connolly (Frl. Schmidt)Maggie Hayes (Frl. Mayr)Iddo Goldberg (Wilfrid Landauer)Will Kemp (Bobby Gilbert)Douglas Booth (Heinz Neddermayer)Gertrude Thoma (Fr. Neddermayer)Tom Wlaschiha (Gerhardt Neddermayer)Stuart Graham (Passport Officer)Alana Kerr Collins (Tarty Girl)
How real-life British-American author Christopher Isherwood and his German boyfriend Heinz met and fell in love during the 1930s and the rise of Nazism.