1921. In search of a adding commencement and the American drive, Ewa Cybulska and her sister Magda sail to New York from their original Poland. When they declare yes Ellis Island, doctors discover that Magda is poorly, and the two women are estranged. Ewa is released onto the try streets of Manhattan though her sister is quarantined. Alone, as soon as nowhere to slant and desperate to reunite once Magda, she speedily falls prey to Bruno, a delectable but wicked man who takes her in and forces her into prostitution. And subsequently one hours of hours of day, Ewa encounters Bruno’s cousin, the debonair magician Orlando. He sweeps Ewa off her feet and unexpectedly becomes her single-handedly unintended to control away the nightmare in which she finds herself.