The boy Nello, endowed with the gift of drawing Patrashov dog lives, good and lovely. With boy befriends Aloys, a rich man`s daughter, but my father did not allow her to be friends with him, believing that the poor boy was not suitable for her company. And Nello so well painted her portrait. One day, he and his grandfather and Aloys went to Antwerp,there Patrashov learned his former evil boss, someone wanted to take the dog back. But Nello and his friends prevented this. The boy took part in a competition for young artists - the winner could free study at art school. About Nello life, his dog Patrashov, Aloys and tells this film.