Ania and Kasia are two lively, sympathetic seventeen year olds. They have to manage their own lives, as their own parents  did not learn to manage theirs. The girls live in Nowa Huta. They have an internship at a small hair salon. They want to become professional hairdressers. Ania and Kasia become closer. They form a deep bond. One day, Ania’s peace is disturbed when her mother, who she hasn’t seen for over half a year, shows up.