Egor Trubnikov comes from the World War II front back to his home to rebuild ruined and destroyed native village. That task is unbearably difficult. Having become the Chairman of a collective farm he takes responsibility not only for the farmer's affairs but also for destinies of those who are so dear to him. Best film of the year. Mikhail Ulyanovv – the best actor of the year (the poll of "Sovetsky Ekran" magazine, 1965) .A prize winner at Kiev film festival (in contemporary thematic division, 1966). Lenin's prize to the best actor Mikhail Ulyanov.