The film is put on the motives of the fairy tale of A.S.Pushkin. Tsar Dodon cannot defend the empire from aggressive neighbours. The Wise Man gives him the Gold Cockerel who beforehand warns the tsar of danger. Tsar promises a wise man to make true any of his desires.
directed by Alexandra Snezhko-Blotskaya
written by Victor Shklovsky
art director Victor Nikitin