1958 year. Construction of the Voronezh nuclear power plant. Reactor hall. Welding works. A story about the life of Professor, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Corresponding Member of the USSR Academy of Sciences, Hero of Socialist Labor, Deputy Chairman of the State Committee on the Use of Atomic Energy of the USSR V.S.Emelyanov. Village view. Internal view of a peasant hut. Life of the peasants. The peasants are getting on the train. Baku city. General view of the oil fields. In 1907, the Yemelyanov family moved from the village to the oil fields in Baku. The real school where V.S.Emelyanov studied. Family photo. Parts of the Red Army are passing through the city. Photo of V.S.Emelyanov - a Red Army soldier. Photo of V.S.Emelyanov - student of the Moscow Mining Academy. Germany map. General view of the Krupp factories, where engineer V.S.Emelyanov worked. The Krupp plant in Essen. A. Hitler's arrival at the plant. Hitler and Krupp greet each other. Chelyabinsk Electric Steel Plant, where he worked as Technical Director V.S.Emelyanov. Manufacturing processes at the plant. The train is moving from the Urals to Moscow. Moscow city. City streets, car traffic. The building of the Council of People's Commissars. Portrait of IF Tevosyan, Deputy People's Commissar of the Defense Industry. A parade of tanks in front of A. Hitler in Berlin. Assembly of T-34 tanks in the USSR. Professor P. L. Kapitsa talks with scientists. Moscow city. The building of the USSR Atomic Energy Administration. Professor V.S.Emelyanov's office. October 17, 1961. Kremlin Palace of Congresses. Opening of the XXII Congress of the CPSU. View of the hall, presidium. Speech by NS Khrushchev. Newsreel. Revolution square. November 1918. V. I. Lenin at the opening of the monument to K. Marx - F. Engels. Vnukovo airport. Runway strip. Passengers in the airport building, getting off the planes. Cabin. Passengers are resting. Crew during the flight. Omsk city. Young people at an evening in the palace of culture of one of the Omsk factories. Street, houses. Photo of the old city. People on the streets, in squares, on the beach. The plane is flying over the Tien Shan. Kazakh steppes. Herds of horses. Kazakhstan, Alma-Ata. People on the streets, in the park, in the store. Playing children. The plot is about Khadish Murzalieva - one of the first Kazakh women who became a doctor, head of the department of the second women's clinic at the Medical Institute of the Kazakh SSR. Panorama of the Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works. Blast-furnace shop production processes. Workers of the plant in the library, at advanced training courses for masters. The head of the personnel department of the plant BI Buyid talks with young workers. The plant's palace of culture. Visitors in the reading room. Newsreel. Twenties. Workers in the classroom at school. Young people get off the railroad cars at the Magnitogorskaya station. Tents. Start of construction of the Magnitogorsk Metallurgical Combine. Workers are digging trenches. 1930 year. Blast furnace No. 1 foundation laying. The first dwellings covered with snow. Imploding works. Concrete laying. Moscow city. 1962 year. Queue to the Mausoleum on Red Square. Newsreel. Red Square in the winter of 1942; during the funeral of V.I. Lenin in 1924.