A film about the Dagestani Soviet poet Rasul Gamzatov, his work, social activities. Photos of R. Gamzatov with Soviet writers and poets. R. Gamzatov in his office, with his family, among students of the A. M. Gorky Literary Institute, at the holiday of fellow villagers, the Pushkin holiday in the village of Mikhailovsky, Pskov region, in the meeting room of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, at a meeting of the Soviet Peace Committee. Tell (synchronously) about R. Gamzatov artist MA Ulyanov, composer Ya. A. Frenkel, poet I. Abashidze. The film contains poems by R. Gamzatov and songs based on his poems.