Francis is a self-taught inventor fascinated by the idea of recording moving pictures with the use of a row of slides. After the continental war in 1902, he devotes himself to his passion and a dream to invent a cinematograph.
The Seven Dwarfs notice the disappearance of their Princess right before the beginning of the bed-time cartoon. During their search for her, they meet creatures from various fairy tales: Little Red Riding Hood, the Big Bad Wolf, the Witch, and the Golden Fish. Finally, the Princess is found on a billboard. It so happens that she has decided to become a model, having tired of housekeeping for the Dwarfs.
The first date signifies the first full year of an independent Poland; the second one designates its entry to the European Union. The film revolves around all that happened in the meantime. The main character is a scarecrow standing in a field. During the passing years, the items hanged on him change, symbolising the changes in history.