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6531 documents,

Path Commander. (1969)

Documentary, 5 parts, Duration: 0:49:42.115 to collection G 10/27/2013

The Soviet-Danish film tells about the life and journey of the great navigator, captain - Commander Vitus Bering.

Biography | Figures of science

The origins of life. (1971)

Documentary, 5 parts, Duration: 0:49:07.056 to collection G 10/27/2013

The film is dedicated to this major mystery of life - the energy of the sun.

It explains how to light, heat, radiant power of the sun is converted into a living dead, creating the most amazing and bizarre creatures, plants, shapes - all organic nature in its rare diversity.

Kazimir Malevich. (1988)

Documentary, 3 parts, Duration: 0:28:39.855 to collection G 10/27/2013

The film tells about the artist Kazimir Malevich.

Best films CNF | Best Films

Mexico-born centuries. (1967)

Documentary, 5 parts, Duration: 0:49:14.542 to collection G 10/27/2013

The ancient Mayan city of Chichen Itza, temples, houses, sculpture, observatory site for the ritual ball game, the pyramid of Kukulkan, the "Temple of warriors."

The city of Taxco, Guanajuato, streets, houses, market, church, a monument to the priest Miguel Hidalgo - Mexico's national hero, the leader of a popular uprising in the years 1810-1811.

Mexico City, streets, monuments.

Houses, public buildings, decorated with frescoes and paintings of artists J. Rivera, D. Siqueiros, university building, the stadium "Aztec".

Sale of sugar skulls on a holiday "Day of the Dead."

D. Siqueiros artist at work.

The peasants working on the plantations for harvesting Henek - plants used for the production of ropes and rope.


Best films CNF | Latin America | Best Films | Geography and Nature | Towns and countries | Countries of the world

Dmitri Shostakovich. Sketches a portrait of the composer. (1967)

Documentary, 6 parts, Duration: 0:55:08.456 to collection G 10/27/2013

The story of the life and works of famous Russian and Soviet composer Dmitry Shostakovich.

The film covers a considerable period of time between the mid 1920s and mid 1960s, the documentary includes rare footage of newsreels.

Best films CNF | Music | Composers | Best Films

In the land of volcanoes and geysers. (1957)

Documentary, 3 parts, Duration: 0:26:03.656 to collection G 10/27/2013

Species film about the volcanoes and geysers of Kamchatka.

Geography and Nature | Scientific expeditions | Best films CNF | Best Films

Chukokkala. (1969)

Documentary, 3 parts, Duration: 0:28:02.95 to collection G 10/27/2013

A film about an unusual book-almanac KI Chukovsky "Chukokkala."

Persons of arts | Culture and Arts | Literati | Literature

L. Landau. The finishing touches to the portrait. (1971)

Documentary, 2 parts, Duration: 0:19:49.721 to collection G 10/27/2013

The film about Landau.

Landau as a child, a student (photo).

Institute of Physical Problems; Academician Kapitsa in the laboratory.

Landau in the hospital after a car accident (photo);  Landau awarding of the Nobel Prize (photo); medals and diplomas; interior of the apartment; memories colleagues: AA Abrikosov, Khalatnikov; meeting L. Landau with Niels Bohr at the Institute for Physical Problems.

Share memories of Landau: English physicist D. Schoenberg, academicians AI Alahanyan, Migdal, A. Budker.

Theoretical seminar, participants: EM Lifshitz, Migdal and others.

Classes in Physics and Mathematics School; Balakin leads occupation.

Landau's home; gives interviews.

Best films CNF | Best Films

About the people and the atoms. (1982)

Documentary, 5 parts, Duration: 0:48:37.791 to collection G 10/27/2013

A film about the history and problems of nuclear physics.

The film features Footage Gosfilmofond and the Central State Archive of Cinema of the USSR (RGAKFD).

A dog's life. (1990)

Documentary, 3 parts, Duration: 0:25:09.861 to collection G 10/27/2013

The film tells about the life of stray dogs on the streets, about humanity and cruelty, good and evil, about the role of dogs in human life and the value of human life of the dog.

The film features shots chronicle the different years.

Social life | Biology | Ecology