After the death of her father, the kind but brave Cinderella lives with her cruel stepmother and her spoiled stepsister Dora. During one of her daily visits to the forest, Cinderella stops a couple of men, including the kingdom's handsome prince, from hunting wild animals. Upon meeting, they are immediately attracted to each other, but he is expected to find a suitable bride at the upcoming royal ball that Cinderella is unable to attend. Armed with great courage and the power of her three magic hazelnuts, she decides to stand up for herself and decide her own fate.