Gracinda, a young laundry washer, lives with her godfather, “Uncle” Jacinto, and together they run a family business, doing the laundry for residents of Lisbon in their small village in the outskirts of that city.
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An innocent movie about country people, living in a small village near Lisbon that get paid for transporting and washing the clothes from those who live in the city. It's a typical portrait of that society class, its manners and way of life, that still exist today in some places of our country. It's a joyful movie, yes, but not my cup of tea.