The film tells about people who for many years were the closest circle of IV Stalin: about Molotov, M. Kalinin. A. Mikoyan, K. Voroshilov, L. Kaganovich. L. Beria. The film used the following film documents: footage of the Civil War chronicle, the chronicle of the 20s, 30s with the participation of K. Voroshilov, V. Molotov and others. The funeral of V. I. Lenin. Speech by V. Kuibyshev, N. Bukharin, M. Kalinin. Military parades on Red Square, the funeral of F. Dzerzhinsky, S. Kirov. Fight against the kulaks in the villages. Delivery of bread to the state. Construction of industrial facilities in the USSR in the 30s. Physical culture parades on Red Square. Construction of the Moscow metro. Views of Moscow. Demolition of the Cathedral of Christ the Savior. Fragments of the film "The Oath" (sinhr.). Fragments of the ballet "Romeo and Juliet".