The plot is dedicated to the 75th anniversary of S. M. Eisenstein. Exhibition of drawings by S. Eisenstein. Interview with V. Shklovsky, L. Francisco (Cuba), J. Veres (Hungary). Fragments of films: "October", "Alexander Nevsky", "Ivan the Terrible", "Battleship Potemkin". Chronicle footage: S. Eisenstein on the set of the film, at work in the office, at the rehearsal of the play, says, takes off his cap and bows. VGIK training studio. Filming. Professor A. Golovnya is present. VGIK teachers with students: S. A. Gerasimov, T. F. Makarova and others. Students perform the etude "Blind". S. Gerasimov says (synchronously). ... V. Alexandrov and L. Orlova on the set of the film "Starling and Lyre". Fragments of the film "Funny Guys", "Volga-Volga", "Circus" (synchronously). Evening at the House of Cinema dedicated to G.V. Aleksandrov. Present: L. Orlova, G. Aleksandrov, R. Ya. Plyatt, G. Zhzhenov, E. Simonov, E. Dobronravova, A. I. Medvedkin, G. Roshal, V. P. Stroeva, V. Soshalskaya, Yu. Ozerov, S. Mikhalkov, Yu. Raizman, M. Donskoy, V. Baskakov. G. Aleksandrov is speaking (synchronously).