2nd box Plot 2. "Transition", North Caucasian front, November-December 1942. Panorama over the mountains of the Main Caucasian ridge. The expedition headed by the regimental commissar, head of the Political Department of the 37th Army D.M. Osadchim is heading to the Gebi-Vtsek pass. Members of the expedition, donkeys with a load on the way. Expedition at a halt at the foot of the Gebi-Vtsek mountain. Regimental commissar D.M. Osadchy surrounded by members of the expedition; among them is the guide - the commander of the destroyer battalion, resident of the Gebi village Lado Gavasheli. D.M. Osadchy examines the map. The members of the expedition unload donkeys, which find it difficult to walk, falling into the snow, and load it onto their shoulders.