Leonor, an inquisitive young woman passionate about theatre and daughter of a Spanish merchant in England has to leave London to marry a widower, a wealthy Spanish Duke.
Leonor leaves a forlorn lover in London, William Shakespeare, a promising comedy author.
Back in Spain, Leonor meets Miguel de Cervantes who has lost his self-confidence in his own talent. She convinces him to write a comedy to celebrate her marriage to the Duke.
But Shakespeare appears unexpectedly as he has decided to follow her to Spain and stop her marriage to the Duke
Leonor sees a chance to bring together the two writing talents and so create a unique work. But the pretense does not last very long….
2007, Spain, Spanish with English subtitles, 101 minutes
Rated: M (Suitable for Mature Audiences 16 Years and over. NOTE: Violence and sexual references)