She’s nineteen, her name is Rita. She works at the perfume shop at the mall. Today, she’s getting married. She goes to the hairdresser. Earthquake. She suddenly decides to cut her hair short. Paulo, her fiancé, is waiting at the town hall.
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Lisbon, the mid 90's. A nice film about what was, at the time, a new Portugal: member of the EU, in fast growth, with a new generation of young people ready to break down social conventions and leave the XX century behind. A symbolic approach to the emancipation of women, here represented by what appeared to be a simple haircut, that ended up having a great impact in this relationship.