The film tells about the life and activity of outstanding Russian revolutionary Democrat N. G. Chernyshevskogo.
Drawings and engravings with images of 19th-century London.
Photo of the house where he met Marx and the first translator of "Capital" Herman Lopatin.
Portraits of Marx and Lopatin.
The title page of a collection of essays, N. G. Chernyshevskogo.
Notebook of Marx for the study of the Russian language.
Abstracts of articles Chernyshevsky made by Marx.
A Portrait Of Marx.
Portrait Of N. G. Chernyshevsky in his youth.
Paintings drawings depicting the streets and everyday life of the inhabitants of St.
Petersburg in the 19th century.
French newspaper illustrations and articles about the June uprising of 1848 in Paris.
Paintings and drawings of the barricade fighting in Paris and episodes of the uprisings of 1848 in Europe.
The picture of the execution of the Austrian revolutionary Robert Blum.
The building of St.
The manuscript of the dissertation Chernyshevsky.
The pages of the book Chernyshevsky devoted to aesthetic relationships.
Portraits of liberal leaders and scientists of the mid-19th century and Chernyshevsky.
Portraits and photographs of Russian peasants of the mid-19th century.
The door of the apartment where he lived N. And.
Nekrasov, a sign on the door.
The clock on the wall.
The interiors of the apartment Nekrasova, where editorial staff of the magazine "Sovremennik".
The Desk, where he worked Chernyshevsky.
Text articles with editorial corrections Chernyshevsky.
Portraits Chernyshevsky, Nekrasov, Dobrolyubov.
The texts of the reports of the General Directorate of censorship articles on Chernyshevsky.
The types of graves N. And.
Dobrolyubova at the Volkov cemetery in St.
Portraits of Emperor Alexander II and his brother Grand Duke Konstantin.
Fragments of monuments to Catherine II and Nicholas I.
View of the fortress.
The text of the anonymous letter addressed to the General Potapov with gratitude for the arrest of Chernyshevsky.
The gate in the fortress.
A window in one of the prisons of the fortress.
View of the prison corridor.
A prison cell door, which sat Chernyshevsky.
Internal camera view.
Bars on the window of the camera.
Page of the manuscript Chernyshevsky, written in the Peter and Paul fortress.
The sheets of the manuscript of the novel "What to do".
Mathematical calculations in the margins of the novel.
Locations: Leningrad 
Forms with the vultures of the state institutions of the Russian Empire, engaged in business N.G. Chernyshevskogo.
The text of the testimony Kostomarov.
The newspaper "St.
Paintings depicting the civil penalty Chernyshevsky.
Portrait of a girl, who threw flowers on the scaffold Chernyshevsky.
Article about Herzen Chernyshevsky, the newspaper "Kolokol".
Portrait Of Herzen.
The text of the reports of the commandant of the fortress to the Emperor about sending Chernyshevsky into exile in Tobolsk, the painting depicts the sending of exiles.
Resolution of the Emperor in the report.
Portraits Chernyshevsky before he was arrested, and after several years of hard labor.
Sketches of portraits of the exiled poles participating in the uprising of 1863, made Sochaczewski, portrait of Chernyshevsky among sketches.
Photo Chernyshevsky, made by command of gendarmerie authorities.
Portraits of young revolutionaries - members of the Russian section of the international.
Portrait Of G. Lopatin.
Species of the Siberian taiga in the Irkutsk region.
A telegram about the arrest of Lopatin in Irkutsk.
Panorama of the Siberian taiga.
Photos of the Yakutian landscapes, which was transferred Chernyshevsky, view of the Vilyui prison.
The text of one of Chernyshevsky's letters to his wife Olga Sokratovna.
Ice drift on the river.
Spring landscapes of Yakutia, flowers blooming.
A wooden wall of the jail, the panorama of the frozen river.
Ice drift on the river Vilyuy.
Views of the river and Vilyui prison.
Portraits of Chernyshevsky and his sons in childhood and youth.
Portraits of Chernyshevsky and his wife in his youth.
The granddaughter of writer - Nina M. Chernyshevskaya tells about the relationship of the grandfather with his bride, the separation of Chernyshevsky with his family for references of a happy marriage and grandparents, about the last years of his life Chernyshevsky in Saratov established over him to police surveillance (synchronously).
Types of streets of Saratov.
Panorama and views of the garden, where he loved to relax Chernyshevsky after returning from Siberia.
A monument Chernyshevsky in Saratov, fragments of the monument.
View of the house in Saratov where Chernyshevsky lived.
The plaque on the wall of the house.
Portrait of Chernyshevsky, belonged to V. I. Ulyanov (Lenin).
Portraits of V. I. Ulyanov (Lenin) in his youth.
Cover and pages of the journal Sovremennik in 1860 with the articles of Chernyshevsky, who studied Lenin.
Photo of Lenin in his Kremlin office, 1920.
Edition of the works of Chernyshevsky with his portrait, owned by Lenin.
Edition of the novel Chernyshevsky "What?" in foreign languages.
The faces of the visitors of the Museum of Chernyshevsky.
Portrait Of Chernyshevsky.
Books on the table in the House-Museum of Chernyshevsky.
Candle holder with candle-end.
View of the Volga from the office window Chernyshevsky along the Volga river is a passenger ship.
Locations: Saratov region  The Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)  Irkutsk region 
Seasons: Spring  Winter