The film introduces the work of the Ossetian artist Magomed Grigorievich Chochiev. North Ossetia. An ancient Ossetian village in the mountains. Dilapidated stone buildings and towers. Photos of the artist M. Chochiev over the years and his parents. Self-portraits of the artist M. Chochiev. Portrait of M. Chochiev, made by his wife Klara. Graphic and picturesque paintings by M. Chochiev, which depict the inhabitants of mountain villages, ancient heroes, mountain landscapes, portraits of women and men, etc. Painting "Light". View of M. Chochiev's workshop. The artist sits on a chair in the studio. M. Chochiev's illustrations for Ossetian fairy tales. M. Chochiev's family drinking tea at home. M. Chochiev's wife, daughters, grandchildren are sitting at the table; M. Chochiev and his wife Klara are singing (synchronously). An ancient mountain village. Lying crosses in the cemetery. Otara of sheep on the mountainside. A wagon, harnessed by three horses, rides along the road. A herd of cows on a mountain road. Three mowers are walking along the street of a mountain village. Mountain river view. Haystack on the shore. M. Chochiev's wife and daughter run up to the haystack where M. Chochiev is sitting.