Algiers, 90s. Nedjma, 18, a student living in the university campus, dreams of becoming a stylist. At night, she slips through the mesh of the fence of the City with her best friends to join the nightclub where she sells her creations to "papichas", pretty young Algerian girls. The political and social situation of the country continues to deteriorate. Refusing this fatality, Nedjma decides to fight for his freedom by organizing a fashion show, braving all the forbidden.