Views of the city of Rome: streets, buildings, city bazaar, public on the streets. Artist R. Guttuso at the bazaar, in the studio at work, with his friend sculptor Giacomo Manzu. R. Guttuso during a meeting in Moscow with Soviet public figures and cultural workers. R. Guttuso in Sicily. Types of paintings by the artist in the studio, in the museum. Views of Sicily and the town of Bagheria near Palermo. Streets, buildings of Bagheria. Life of the inhabitants of a poor quarter. The film uses footage from the chronicle of the 2nd World War: the fighting of the Italian partisans.