The film tells about the fate of the Russian Germans. The film uses the following filming: a German cemetery, landscapes of the Volga River, Siberian taiga. General view of one of the settlements on the Kazakh virgin land, the work of carpenters in the village, harvesting grain on the virgin lands, Soviet citizens at the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Moscow, a reception at the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany of Germans leaving the USSR. Types of Saratov, a meeting of Russian Germans in the city of Marx, Saratov region, the speech of the prosecutor of the city of Marx at the rally (synchronously). Believers Lutherans leave the church after the service. Trade in one of the village shops. Types of Lubeck in Germany. Service in one of the city's churches. Celebration in the city of Lubeck. Departure of Russian Germans for permanent residence in Germany.