Russia, 1917: as hunger rages in Moscow, the regional committee collects money and gold to buy food from overseas for the population. The train with the precious shipment entrusted to Cheka guards is attacked by outlaws and the gold is stolen. One of the guards is suspected to be a traitor. He sets off to prove his innocence.
Set in the background of the Russian Revolution , this adventure film is also hailed as the most significant of Osterns.