Kinoalmanakh consists of 4 plots: Plot 1. Air paths of the Pamirs. Travel along the high-mountain air routes of the Pamirs, acquaintance with hard-to-reach areas. plot 2. Studying the experience of ancestors. A story about the work of a scientific expedition of the USSR Academy of Sciences on the ancient land of the Solovetsky Islands. plot 3. Secrets of the black sands. Acquaintance with new discoveries of archaeologists in the Karakum desert on the territory of the Turkmen SSR, with the search for scientists of the legendary capital of the ancient country Margush. plot 4. Who will pass through Chulyshman? The film sketch is dedicated to the first joint Soviet-American sport rafting on one of the most turbulent rivers of Gorny Altai - Chulyshman.