Based on Henri Verneuil's novel about an Armenian family arriving in Marseilles after the genocide of their people at the hands of Turks. Azad Zakarian, born in 1915, the year of the genocide, recounts how his parents and two aunts came to the French city and the difficulties they faced in starting over in a new country.
|Claudia Cardinale||Araxi (Mayrig)|
|Richard Berry||Araxi (voice only)|
|Cédric Doucet||Azad age 7|
|Tom Ponsin||Azad age 12|
|Stéphane Servais||Azad age 20|
|Serge Avedikian||Vaksen Papasian|
|Christian Barbier||Father Pignon|