The film tells about the life and work of the People's Artist of the USSR I. Glazunov. Exhibition of works by I. Glazunov, paintings by the artist, interviews with I. Glazunov (synchronously). Types of Leningrad, Paris. I. Glazunov in Paris. Views of Yaroslavl, I. Glazunov's exhibition in Yaroslavl, I. Glazunov giving autographs, a press conference in Yaroslavl, I. Glazunov on Lake Pereslavl, where the Fedorovsky Cathedral is located. Types of Pskov, the Pushkin Museum-Estate in Mikhailovsky, the destroyed palace in Tsaritsyno. I. Glazunov in Tutaev, I. Glazunov's performance in front of the audience at one of the creative meetings. I. Glazunov at work on portraits. I. Glazunov at home, interview with conductor E. Svetlanov (synchronously), installation of scenery on the stage of the Bolshoi Theater for the opera "The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh", rehearsal of the opera on the stage of the theater, trying on costumes, a fragment of the opera (synchronously).