1936, and Hitler’s Germany has its admirers in England, not least the Mitford sisters who, according to this fictional account of some of their amorous activities, find it hard to resist the attraction of some of the officers in the Nazi SS.
But life in Germany is far from simple. Plotting, intrigue and espionage are rife, and too many who find themselves with power are abusing it. Others, without the power, are always at risk, whether or not they have done anything wrong. Whatever their status, it’s far too easy to make a mistake and end up on the wrong end of the law or at the mercy of those who think they can get away with abusing their positions.