In 1920, Ewa Cybulski and her sister Magda, two younger girls who left his native Poland, get to Ellis Island. Magda, who suffers from tuberculosis is instantly positioned in quarantine. Ewa, hopeless, is shortly noticed by Bruno Weiss, a pimp who takes her beneath his wing. The person, a allure, a internet hosting and proposes to work for him. As an alternative, he guarantees that his sister would assist her get properly. Ewa, determined, agrees to prostitution. When he meets Ewa Orlando, an illusionist, a cousin of Bruno, a bit of longer regain hope. However Bruno, love Ewa turns into jealous cousin.