Nico, 1988 follows the German superstar as she approaches 50 years old, decades after her glittering limelight as one of Andy Warhol’s superstars and as the enigmatic vocalist for The Velvet Underground.
The film sees Nico as her career flutters on the edge, and her manager Richard convinces her to return to the road to promote her latest album. It also taps into her frayed relationship with her son, whom she had lost custody of long before.
Susanna Nicchiarelli wrote and directed the film, which will be released by Magnolia Pictures on August 1 in select theaters.
Take a look at the trailer below.