The film is based on real facts and tells the story of Waldemar Nods, a young man from Suriname. In 1928, at the age of 20 years, Waldemar leaves Suriname to study in the Netherlands. There will know Rika, a woman aged 37, a mother of four who had left her husband after his infidelity.
Rika will rent Waldemar room in the new house rented it and slowly between the two is born a romance, and the fruit of this romance will be a boy they will name Waldy, but it will pamper Sunny Boy .
Rika will pay hard this forbidden love between a white woman and a black man, her husband taking custody of their four children. The company will marginalize them, but despite all odds, the two will stand triumphant. But their love will be troubled by the Nazi occupation in 1930.