A film about the First All-Union festival of amateur creativity of workers. The worker-distributor of the Sverdlovsk metallurgical plant IV Arzamastsev works in the shop of the plant, talks (synchronously) about his passion for painting, shows his paintings, plays a musical instrument. Painting by IV Arzamastsev at the exhibition in the Central Exhibition Hall (Manege). Concert at the Kremlin Palace of Congresses of the participants of the First All-Union Festival of Amateur Artistic Creativity of Workers. The vocal and dance groups of the Union republics perform. Awarding the winners of the All-Union Amateur Films Competition. Performance of the vocal-instrumental ensemble "Vartovchane" in front of the oil workers of the Samotlor field in the Tyumen region. Rehearsals, performances of amateur vocal ensembles of the Beshpagir village of the Stavropol Territory and the Borovsk poultry farm in Western Siberia. Interview with participants in amateur performances.