The sad, popular music of Greek cafés and hash joints in the '30s and '40s known as rembetiko serves as a metaphor for the tragic life of songstress Marika Ninou (Sotiria Leonardou). Ninou and her family move to Greece, fleeing persecution by the Turks, and soon she discovers her singing talents can bring her people's turbulent history to life. Nikos Kalogeropoulos, Themis Bazaka also star. Original version; 150 min. Standard; Soundtrack: Greek; Subtitles: English. In Greek with English subtitles.