The film is about the difficult state of the culture, the call to her rescue.
Reconstruction of the street in g.
Gluhove, Ukrainian SSR. Dilapidated buildings.
Excavations on the street.
Passers-by on the board go through a puddle.
Heaps of scrap metal.
Passers-by on the street.
Interior view of the church.
The priest gives communion congregation.
Shop factory for the production of toys.
Female workers gather and dress dolls.
Newsreel footage of pre-revolutionary: view to the Moscow Kremlin, coat of arms of the Russian Empire in the Kremlin's Spassky Tower, crews drive through the Red Square, the opening of the monument.
Behind the scenes it sounds Academician of the USSR Academy of Sciences, chairman of the Soviet Culture Fund Likhachev about the importance of culture in society.
Production of cultural goods.