Techno DJ Ickarus (star DJ Paul Kalkbrenner) is about to present his new album. But after having taken a "bad" extasy pill, he is tranferred to a psychiatric clinic.
Giacomo Puccini's immortal opera in a high budget feature-film version directed by Academy Award nominee Robert Dornhelm, starring the opera world's "dream team," soprano Anna Netrebko and tenor Rolando Villazón
They conquered the world with their music
Music. Rythm. Heartache. It's Romeo and Juliet with a 50s beat.
A monumental voice. A wounded heart.
Against all odds a young dancer struggles toward her dream of the stage…
Music is his passion. Love is his fate.
What remains when the music is over…