The film shows the democratic system in the USSR, democratic principles of governing the country, taking the work of a soviet of national deputies as an example.
The cruiser Aurora.
Red Square in Moscow, filled with people.
Fireworks over Red Square.
People near the mausoleum on Red Square.
Panorama of the Red Square on the Spasskaya Tower.
Chronicle: V. Lenin, M. Kalinin.
Photo by V. Lenin.
Interviews on the street with young Brazilians about life in the USSR.
Interview in London.
Interview in Sweden.
Interview in Washington.
Chimes on the Spasskaya Tower.
The cover of the first Constitution.
Lenin's office in the Kremlin.
Machine operators in the field listen to the draft Constitution, which reads
Reading the project on a fishing boat.
Reading of the draft Constitution at the reindeer herders' camp, in a military unit, etc.
Steelworker V. Postnikov (synchronously).
The seal of the Constitution.
View of Moscow, the Grand Kremlin Palace and the cathedrals of the Kremlin.
Sanayev Andropov Kuznetsov Postnikov
Locations: Moscow 
Meeting of the Executive Committee of the Village Council with .
V.Sanaev talks with the chairman of the Executive Committee S.I.Shalev.
Children on the playground.
S.Shalev and V.Sanaev are talking in the field.
Large: wheat ears.
Sanaev and Shalev are driving a gas truck around the district.
A herd of cows.
V.Sanaev talks with farm workers.
Construction of the House of Culture.
Panorama of the city of Ivanovo.
Chronicle of 1905.Weaving factory in Ivanovo.
Rally of Ivanovo weavers (photo).
Monument to M. Frunze.
Sanavev V.V. -akter teatra i kino, Narodnij artist SSSR Shalev S.I. -Predsedatelj ispolkoma seljskogo soveta s.Patrushi
Locations: Sverdlovsk region  Ivanovo region 
Monument to F.Afanasyev.
Monument to A. Nozdrin.
Photo by A. Nozdrin.
The building where the meeting of the citywide Council of Workers' Deputies was held.
Group photo of the first deputies of the people in Russia.
The Talka River.
Memorial complex "Krasnaya Talka".
Laying wreaths at the memorial.
Streets of Ivanovo.
Meeting with deputies.
Questions to the deputy G.Cheese (synchronously).
The weaving factory.
Cotton received at the factory.
K.Makhkamov - Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Tajik SSR (synchronously).
Picking cotton by hand.
Cotton picking by machines.
Deputy Makkhamov talks in the field with cotton growers (synchronously).
Meeting of the deputy commission (synchronously).
Minister of Local Industry of the Republic of Veskelale (synchronously).
Makhamov K.M. Predsedatelj Soveta Ministrov Tadzhikskoj SSR
Locations: Ivanovo region  Tajikistan  Estonia 
Exhibition of consumer goods in Tallinn.
V.V. Kuznetsov (synchronously).
The Grand Kremlin Palace.
Construction of a hydroelectric dam.
Chronicle of the 30s: construction of the Great Ferghana Canal.
M-X-Usmankhodjaev is the main water keeper of the Ferghana Canal.
A feast in the Khadzhaev family.
The former Stutthof concentration camp.
Candles at the monument to the dead in the concentration camp.
MV Vannas (synchronously) talks about the family, looking at the photos in the album.
V.Sanaev and I. Usmankhodzhaev go to the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR.
V.Sanaev talks with I. Khadzhaev (synchronously).
Kuznecov V.V.-pervij zamestitelj Predsedatelya Prezidiuma Verhovnogo Soveta SSSR I.B.Usmanhodzhaev- Predsedatelj Prezidiuma Verhovnogo Soveta Uzbekskoj SSR. M.V. Vannas -bivshaya uznica konclagerya Shtuttgof, zamestitelj Predsedatelya Prezidiuma Verhovnogo Soveta Estonskoj SSR
Locations: Estonia  Moscow  Uzbekistan  Poland 
V.Sanaev talks with I. Usmankhadzhaev (synchronously).
M.Vannas in the port, among people at different facilities.
Explosion in the quarry.
View of the Moscow River and the Grand Kremlin Palace.
Deputies of the Supreme Council in the Grand Kremlin Palace.
Meeting of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR.
Chronicle: on the podium M.I. Kalinin, deputies of the Supreme Council of different years.
On the podium M.Sholokhov, in the hall -Yu.
The building of the Kremlin Palace of Congresses.
On the podium Yu.V.Andropov (synchronously).
V.Sanaev in the editing room (synchronously).
Central Russian landscape.
V.Sanaev with I.Shalev.
The new district of Tallinn.
A feast in an Uzbek family.
Domes of the Assumption Cathedral of the Moscow Kremlin.
Vannas M.V. -zamestitelj Predsedatelya Prezidiuma Verhovnogo Soveta Estonskoj SSR Andropov Yu.V.-Generaljnij sekretarj CK KPSS
Locations: Moscow  Estonia