Memoirs of Shostakovich. (1976)

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Producer Centrnauchfilm (CNF)

Director: B. Goljdenblak, Goldenblank B.

Script writers: Belokurov L.

Operators: N. Zotov, A. Klimentjev, I. Kuznecov,

Other authors: Scenarij - L. Belokurov


Kinolitopys about the life and work of the composer Dmitri Shostakovich. The film uses cinema - and photographs.

Biography | Composers

Reel №1 Memoirs of Shostakovich

Types of Leningrad.

Fragments ornaments buildings.

Violinist Druzhinin F. performs "Sonata for Viola and Piano" by composer Shostakovich DD People in the audience listening to the Leningrad Philharmonic sonata.

Panorama Philharmonic Hall, people listen to music.

Druzhinin takes the sonata.

People listen to music on an empty chair lay a bouquet of flowers.

The last notes written by hand Shostakovich.

Table lamp, calendar, desk set on the table Shostakovich.

Portrait of Shostakovich and posters on the wall cabinet, chair, standing at the piano, composer panorama cabinet.

Shostakovich tells about his work.

Newsreel, 1917: revolutionary events in the streets of Petrograd.

Photo Shostakovich in childhood.

Newsreel, 1917: Soldiers rallies and demonstrations in Petrograd.

The meeting at the Champ de Mars.

The orchestra plays Shostakovich Symphony 12.

Orchestra conducts Shostakovich MD - The son of the composer.

Hands of musicians playing musical instruments.

Maxim Shostakovich conducts the orchestra.

Newsreel July 1917: demonstration in Petrograd.

Photo Shostakovich in the family, with parents.

Photos parents Shostakovich.

Photo Shostakovich with family and friends.

Portrait of Shostakovich's 13 years old, written by Kustodiev.

Interior view of the Leningrad Conservatory.

Class piano at the conservatory.

Photos teachers Shostakovich - Steinberg, Nikolaev.

Photo Director Petrograd Conservatory in 1919 - A. Glazunov

The text of the student records Glazunov Shostakovich.

Key words



Dmitri Shostakovich - the composer




Petrograd [959] Leningrad [848]


Spring [825] Summer [824]

Culture and Arts; Persons of arts; Music; The revolutionary events of 1917

Reel №2

Portrait of Shostakovich in his student years.

A general view of the Great Hall of the Leningrad Philharmonic.

Conductor Christmas G. conducts the orchestra, performing Shostakovich's First Symphony.

Photo Shostakovich.

Christmas conducts.

Photo Shostakovich sitting on the bench.

Shostakovich Symphony Orchestra performs.

People in the hall listening to music.

Chandeliers in the Great Hall philharmonic society.

Photos Shostakovich in 19 years.

Christmas gives interviews (synchronously).

Christmas conducts the orchestra sounds Shostakovich's First Symphony.

General view of the audience and the orchestra.

Photo Shostakovich.

Sheet music of Shostakovich's works, posters theater with musical accompaniment by Shostakovich.

Photo Shostakovich Sollertinsky II

Photo Shostakovich with Meyerhold VE, VV Mayakovsky Rodchenko AM Photo Shostakovich with Meyerhold.

Title of Shostakovich's opera "Katerina Ismailova".

Sheet text of the opera.

Photos of scenes from the opera.

Shostakovich tells about his work.

Shostakovich goes through the audience, shaking hands with the musicians, bowing to the audience.

The audience applauded.

Shostakovich on the stage with artists.

The audience applauded.

Photo Shostakovich among cinematographers - the creators of the trilogy about Maxim.

Photos Shostakovich with film directors Kozintsev GM, Ermler FM Poster of the film "Counter", the song sounds from the movie.

Newsreel, 1936: Soldiers Brigades in Spain are in the stadium.

Republican Army fighters are on the streets of Madrid.

Eiffel Tower and Paris.

People build barricades in the streets of Paris in 1944.

Flying the flag of the United Nations.

UN building in New York.

Flying the flag of the United Nations.

Key words



Gennady Rozhdestvensky - conductor, composer


1936 1944


Leningrad [848] Madrid [873] New York [856]


Summer [824]

Music; Theater; Persons of arts; Directed by movie; Foreign War

Reel №3

Posters for films about Maxim.

Game footage from x / movie "Vyborg Side: Mayhem wine warehouses, the music of Shostakovich.

Photo Shostakovich and Kozintsev, sitting at a table.

Photos Shostakovich while working on the music for the film "Hamlet."

Game footage from the / f "Hamlet": dance Ophelia, the music of Shostakovich.

Portrait of Shostakovich.

Newsreel beginning of the 1930s: the construction of new plants, the industrialization of the Soviet Union.

People participate in sports competitions.

New tractor leaves the factory gate.

Persons working.

Stands Mayakovsky.

The miners in the mine.

Portrait of Shostakovich.

Notes Shostakovich's symphonies.

Portrait of Shostakovich.

Newsreel 1930: built the dam of the Dnieper.

Arctic ice under the wing of the aircraft.

People at the red flag hoisted at the North Pole.

Flying aircraft "Maxim Gorky".

Papanintsev meeting in Moscow.

Gorky AM in the train.

KE Tsiolkovsky collects model airship.

Skydivers jump out of an airplane.

Planes dropping paratroopers.

Athletes are on the Red Square.

Portrait of Shostakovich.

Newsreel: Persons working - foremost.

Stakhanov AG with a bouquet of flowers.

Schmidt O. after his return from the expedition.

VP Chkalov after landing in the US.

The launch from Baikonur.

View of Earth from space.

YA Gagarin during space flight.

Sheet music of Shostakovich's Fifth Symphony.

Conductor EA Mravinsky conducts the orchestra, performing the finale of the Fifth Symphony.

Photo Mravinsky and Shostakovich at the conductor's desk in the Great Hall of the Leningrad Philharmonic.

Photos Shostakovich and Mravinsky.

Kogan LB takes the scherzo from Shostakovich's Violin Concerto.


Dmitri Shostakovich - the composer Kozintsev Grigory Mikhailovich - director of the theater and cinema Gorky Gorky - writer Konstantin E. Tsiolkovsky - scientist, inventor Otto Shmidt - geographer, explorer, polar Valery Chkalov - Pilot Yury Gagarin - cosmonaut Evgeny Mravinsky - Conductor VV Mayakovsky - Poet




Moscow [820] Leningrad [848] Kaluga Ukraine [229] Kazakhstan [114] USA [851]


Spring [825] Summer [824] Autumn [826]

Music; Musicians; Movie; Directed by movie; Composers; Industry; Heroes of Space

Reel №4

Photo Shostakovich, listening to the game violinist D. Oistrakh Photo pianist Neuhaus G. Newsreel 1930: Shostakovich at the piano takes the first piano concerto of his own.

Conductor and orchestra musicians.

Shostakovich at the piano.

Shostakovich conductor MD talks about the music of Shostakovich.

The Eternal Fire.

Shostakovich with his son Piskaroyvskoye Memorial Cemetery.

Monument Piskaroyvskoye cemetery.

Shostakovich's face.

Percussion Symphony Orchestra.

Newsreel 1936: torchlight procession during the Nazi activities in Germany.

Marching stormtroopers.

Shostakovich's face.

A general view of the Great Hall of the Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra performs Shostakovich's Seventh Symphony.

People in the hall listening to music.

Temirkanov conducts the orchestra Yu.


Fragment of Picasso's "Guernica".

Newsreel of the second half of the 1930s: the SS march through the streets of the Berlin.

Fragments of "Guernica", the SS march.

Temirkanov conducts.

Newsreel, 1936: people fleeing the bombing in the streets of Madrid.

Nazi planes in the air.

View of a portion of the burning of the city (top).

German soldiers marching through the streets of one of the European cities.

Weeping woman on the sidewalk.

Nazi flag on the Eiffel Tower.

Hitler looking at the Eiffel Tower.

Fragments "Guernica."

Newsreel 1941: passing a German tank.

Anti-aircraft gun near St.

Isaac's Cathedral.

Night blackout windows of a house.

Shostakovich at the piano.

Sheet with handwritten title Seventh Symphony.

General view of the Philharmonic Hall and Orchestra, performing Seventh Symphony.

Temirkanov conducts.

Panorama Orchestra.

People in the hall listening to music.

Newsreel 1941: German tanks and infantry in the attack.

Drives a German tank.

Bombs are flying down.

Burning houses.

German soldiers fighting on the streets.

Type of burning houses (top).

Fragments "Guernica."

Newsreel 1941: German motorcyclists passing through the burning village.

Temirkanov conducting, panorama orchestra.

Newsreel 1941: burning houses.

People mourn the dead.

Shostakovich's face.

The girl's face, listening to music.

General view of the audience and the orchestra.

People in the hall listening to music.

Poster "Motherland Calls!".

Newsreel 1941: is a division of the Red Army.

People escort fighters to the front.

Red Army are in service, one of them carries a violin in his hand.

Women are next to the system.

Red Army go across the bridge in Leningrad.

Temirkanov conducts.

General view


Dmitri Shostakovich - the composer Yuri Temirkanov Hatuevich - Conductor Adolf Hitler - German statesman and political figure




Leningrad [848] Berlin [821] Paris [850]


Summer [824]

Music; Musicians; Beginning of the blockade of Leningrad; World War II

Reel №5

Sheet music of Shostakovich's Seventh Symphony.

Newsreel 1942: Orchestra performs Shostakovich's Seventh Symphony in the United States.

Articles in foreign newspapers devoted to the execution of the Seventh Symphony in London and New York.

Newsreel, 1942: People on the streets of besieged Leningrad.

Portrait of conductor Karl Eliasberg

Newsreel August 1942: People on the streets listening to the broadcast of the Seventh Symphony.

People's faces.

Orchestra under Temirkanov Yu.

Kh. takes the Seventh Symphony.

Newsreel 1945: Soviet soldiers hoisting the Victory Banner over the Reichstag.

The soldiers are captured banners during the Victory Day parade on Red Square.

People stand at the guest bleachers.

Trophy banners throw at the foot of the mausoleum.

Fascist banners lie at the foot of the mausoleum.

Temirkanov the conductor's podium.

Newsreel 1945: Soviet soldiers during a meeting with his family at the train station.

People greeted victorious soldiers.

Shostakovich's face.

A general view of the Great Hall of the Leningrad Philharmonic, the final sounds of the Seventh Symphony.

Shostakovich tells the story of the creation of his symphonies.

Photo Shostakovich conductor K. Kondrashin Photo composer R. Shchedrin Photo Shostakovich with the American conductor L. Stokowski Newsreel 1960: demonstration in the streets of European cities.

People on the streets.

London police standing in the cordon.

Police disperse demonstration.

Photos of the German invaders in the streets of European cities.

Newsreel, 1960: test of a nuclear weapon.

Man burned by napalm.

Burning village.

Abandoned child.

Starving children in Africa.

Photos and newsreels NATO exercises and atrocities the Nazi occupiers.

Photos of neo-Nazis.

Newsreel 1940: general view of the concentration camp (above).

Crematory oven.

The bodies of dead prisoners.

View of the memorial at Buchenwald.

Portrait of Shostakovich.

The orchestra plays Shostakovich's Eighth Symphony.

Musical instruments in the hands of musicians.

Conducts Shostakovich MD

Musical instruments in the hands of musicians, sound Shostakovich's Eighth Symphony.

Monument in Buchenwald.

Eighth Symphony Orchestra performs.

Sea waves.

Mountain landscape.

Photo of the child.


Dmitri Shostakovich - the composer Yuri Temirkanov Hatuevich - Conductor Maxim Shostakovich D. - Conductor




Leningrad [848] New York [856] Berlin [821] Moscow [820] Western Europe [911]


Winter [823] Spring [825] Summer [824]

Music; Musicians; Composers; World War II; Victory Parade; Military exercises and maneuvers; International military organizations

Reel №6

Photos Shostakovich in his last years.

Shostakovich listening to music.

Shostakovich MD during the funeral of his father at the funeral.

People stand in the honor guard at the tomb of Shostakovich.

Portrait of Shostakovich in mourning frame.

People walk past the coffin of Shostakovich.

Faces of people walking.

People stand in the honor guard at the tomb of Shostakovich, Khachaturian, AI among them

People walk past the coffin.

Shostakovich in his grave.

Sheet music by Shostakovich Suite on verses of Michelangelo.

General view of the Hall of the Leningrad Philharmonic.

People listen to music.

General view of the hall.

People's faces.

Portraits of Composers on the wall of the hall.

Portrait of Shostakovich.


Dmitri Shostakovich - the composer Aram Khachaturian - composer, conductor Maxim Shostakovich D. - Conductor




Leningrad [848]

Music; Composers