The film is dedicated to the writer and playwright Vs. Vishnevsky (1900-1951). Photos of Sun. Vishnevsky, his relatives, friends, friends over the years. House-Museum of Vs. Vishnevsky in Leningrad. The city of Kronstadt. Street named after Vs. Vishnevsky. A steamer, a warship named after Vsevolod Vishnevsky. The steamer "Vsevolod Vishnevsky" is sailing along the Volga. The warship "Vsevolod Vishnevsky" in the Black Sea. Types of Leningrad. Chronicle: 1914. World War I. Explosions of artillery shells. Russian soldiers are running along the trench. Military parade. 1918-1919. Civil War. Explosion. The movement of a military barge, armored train. 1937 year. Spanish Civil War. Speaker D. Ibarruri. 1941-1945. The Second World War. Artillery fighting. Leningrad blockade. People listen to the loudspeaker. Destruction in Leningrad, Petrodvorets (Peterhof). Tank movement. Nuremberg Trials 1945-1946. Sun. Vishnevsky in his study; at the rehearsal of the play; with film director E. Dzigan; speaks (synchronously) (1937); is present at the Nuremberg trials (1945-1946). Fragments of the feature film "We are from Kronstadt" (synchronously). Fragments of the documentary "Spain" (synchronously). Fragments of the performances "Optimistic Tragedy", "The Sea Is Spread Wide" (synchronously).