Everyone in Tomsk, Russia, knows his name: Vladimir Zakharov. He is the puppeteer. For ten years, he has been enchanting audiences with his performances. Zakharov came to Siberia in 1991 to realize his childhood dream. As a boy, he wanted to build robots. Now he is an engineer, cyberneticist, actor, author and director. He builds everything himself, including his house, his workshop and his theatre. With his puppet shows, he expresses his deepest longings.