The Queen of Rebetiko: My Sweet Canary

Poster for The Queen of Rebetiko: My Sweet Canary Roza Eskenazi sang the way she lived, with passion, fire and love. This is the story of three young musicians from Greece, Turkey, and Israel, who embark on an exciting musical journey, to tell the story of Greece's best-known and best-loved rebetiko singer for the first time on film. It’s a journey that will take them from Istanbul to Thessaloniki and to Athens, following the musical trail she left behind. Most of all, it’s a journey into a world that has largely vanished, but whose sounds continue to echo throughout the Mediterranean Basin.

Year:
2011
Length:
89 minutes
Country:
Director:
Roy Sher

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