The film tells about the life and work of V.I. Lenin for the period up to April 1920. St. Isaac's Cathedral in Leningrad. Lake. Neva embankment. Boat "Rocket". Forest landscape. Ice drift. Kremlin. Portrait of V.I.Lenin. Corridor of the Council of People's Commissars. Lenin's office in the Kremlin. The newspaper "Izvestia VTsIK". Photos of Simbirsk. The newspaper "Simbirsk Gubernskie Vedomosti". Photographs of St. Petersburg. Pine forest. Moskva River embankment. The scientist behind the laser installation. Loom. Steelmaker. Welder. Tractor driver. Yuri Gagarin. Students. Tsar Cannon. Lenin's office in the Kremlin. House of the Ulyanovs. Dining room, living room. Gymnasium in Simbirsk. University in Kazan. Photos of the village of Kokushkino. City of London. Square of the city of Paris. Cafe. Vegetable market. House. Photos of Krakow, Lake Geneva. Lake landscape. Library named after Lenin. Reading room. Newsreel - unloading bread, children in line for bread, market square. House on the street Broad in the city of Petrograd. The Kshesinskaya mansion. Pravda newspaper. Photos of the hall of the Tavricheskiy Palace. Meeting room of the Council of People's Commissars. Kommunisticheskiy trud newspaper.