E N G L A N D, 1 9 4 7. Europe is devastated by the Second World War, just as little Anny's heart. The girl sees her world fall apart when she is told that her parents need to stay away from her indefinitely. She is taken to live with a couple that does not seem to know that love exists. With only her plush sheep by her side and the chessboard given by her father, Anny live difficulties that a child is not supposed to. However, she shows that happiness is present in small details that only an angel could reveal.