The film was made for the 100th anniversary of the birth of the realist artist F. Sychkov. Mordovia. Views of the village of Kochelaeva. The house where Fedot Sychkov lived. Residents of the village during work, at home. Photos. F. Sychkov with his wife L. Sychkova, children, draws pictures at an exhibition of his works in Moscow, among students. Paintings by the artist depicting the life of the village.