The story lying in the basis of the film is real, although it is seems to resemble of a fairytale. At the beginning of XI century the French embassy comes to gold-domed Kiev. The aim of its visit is to ask in marriage Anna, a junior daughter of prince Yaroslav, the Wise. And here starts a long way of Anna to her fiancé Henry I, the French. The given way which is full of unexpected meetings, risky adventures, funny and tragic events drags out for two long years.