Script, regie: Kostas Ferris. With: Sotiria Leonardou, Nikos Kalogeropoulos, Themis Mpazakas, Nikos Dimitratos, Mjhalis Maniatis. Music: Stavros Xarhakos
The story of a big singer of Rebetiko, born at Smyrna in 1919, and leads in 1956 to Athens. The roamings, the loves, the professional successes and the personal destructions of the hero, but also an original glance in the facts that played important role in the history of Greece in first half the 20th century, are accompanied by Stavros Xarhakos' music and songs (most in Nikos Gatsos' verses). All the elements of a popular musical drama, complete this epic masterpiece.
Price "Silver bear" at the Berlin Festival in 1984. Special price in Valencia 1984, Great Price Alexandria 1985, Festival of Thessalonique 1983, elected the 1st Greek most popular film in Internet movie database for 2000
Subtitles: Greek, English, French, German, Spanish, Italien, Turkish
Picture: 1,66:1 color
Sound: Dolby Digital (Mono)
Extras: The chronicle of Rebetiko, director's comments, trailers, sound documents, Rempetiko mystyrio the CD, 'Ta matoklada sou lampoun' (short film), Easter eggs (gift of 18 songs), Menu: Greek - English.