The filmmakers try to explain the difference between erotica and pornography. Director Caroli Shniman talks about his vision of the problem using the example of his film "Spikes" (love scenes between the author and her husband). Artist Anatoly Brusilovsky talks about his experience in the relationship between a man and a woman. Musicians of the "Obermaneken" group perform their songs. Fragments of erotic actions of the Obermaneken group. The film uses shots taken in prison, shots from a feature film, views of Gorky Street in Moscow (visitors at the tables of a street cafe, the entrance to the Intourist hotel, townspeople on the street).