Format:Colour, 35 mm, 90 mins.
Director: Iannis Smaragdis
Producer: Iannis Smaragdis
Script: Iannis Smaragdis, Thanassis Valtinos, Yannis Kakoulidis
Music: Dimitris Papadimitriou
Director of Photography: George Arvanitis
Editing: George Triantafyllou
Sets and costumes: George Ziakas
Cast: Stathis Yalelis, Katia Dandoulaki, Sperantza Vrana, Vangelis Kazan
Year of Production: 1982
Homecoming Song is a nostalgic and existential film - a return to the dream and to childhood, a search for a vanishing Greece.
Homecoming Song is an intelligent, sensitive and lyrical film, full of Greece and nostalgia.
Viktor Sitin - Russian cinema theorist, 8 August 1983
Smaragdis brings enthusiasm to his treatment of a huge and important subject: the impossibility of returning.
Y. Bakoyannopoulos, Kathimerini, November 1984
State Award - Best Feature Film 1983
Official participation at the 1983 Moscow International Film Festival