Paris, 1993. Selma, 17, lives in a bourgeois and secular Berber household. When she meets and is strongly interested in Julien, a dashing younger man, she realizes for the primary time the heavy guidelines of her patriarchal household and the way they have an effect on her intimacy. As Islamism takes over her nation of origin and her household crumbles, Selma discovers the ability of her personal want. She should resist and combat. Through the energy of her folks, she begins strolling down the trail of what it means to turn out to be a free girl.