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6555 documents,

Why babirusse canines. (1979)

Documentary, 6 parts, Duration: 0:55:17.879 to collection G 10/27/2013

Educational film about babirussah - the family of mammals of the suborder non-ruminant pigs, as well as chimpanzees and penguins.

Man and Atom. (1965)

Documentary, 6 parts, Duration: 1:00:34.082 to collection G 10/27/2013

Atomic explosion, the consequences of an atomic explosion.

International Exhibition in Geneva, dedicated to the peaceful use of nuclear energy - flags of the countries participating in the exhibition, exhibition stands.

Physicists B. D. H. Baba (India), N. Dollezhal (USSR) and others visiting the exhibition.


Indians kindle a fire; ritual dance around the fire.

The streets of the city at night, illuminated advertising on buildings.


The great transformer of nature. (1955)

Documentary, 4 parts, Duration: 0:39:26.412 to collection G 10/27/2013

The film is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the birthday of the great Russian plant breeder I. V. Michurin.

The film tells about the difficult path of a scientist who made one of the biggest contributions to science and the General development of agriculture.

In the third part there is no sound.

Figures of science | Agriculture | Anniversaries

Otto Schmidt. (1964)

Documentary, 5 parts, Duration: 0:50:22.742 to collection G 10/27/2013

The film is dedicated to the life and work of an outstanding scientist, famous traveler Schmidt.

Best films CNF | Science | Biography | Best Films

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