A philosophical and publicistic film based on the interpretation of the ideas of F.M.Dostoevsky by the Russian philosophers of the 20th century V. Rozanov and N. Berdyaev. Fragments of the film "The Brothers Karamazov" (synchronously). Photos, portraits of F. M. Dostoevsky. Monument to F.M.Dostoevsky by sculptor Merkulov. Manuscripts. Pages from the diary of A.G. Snitkina (Dostoevsky's wife). Corridor of casemates of the Peter and Paul Fortress. The city of Staraya Russa. Streets, buildings. House-Museum of F.M.Dostoevsky. Quotes from the works of V. Rozanov, N. Berdyaev (voiceover text). Museum-apartment of F.M.Dostoevsky. The city of Sergiev Posad. Street. House where V. Rozanov lived.