They were assisted by Lenin (1978)

Documentary №39959, 2 parts, duration: 0:19:59
Production: Sverdlovsk newsreel studio
Director:G. Turgeneva
Screenwriters:Ya. Massovich
Camera operators:V. Sumin, N. Fomichev, V. Konstantinov, N. Gribkov
Sound mixer:E. Zatulovskij
Other authors:A. Demina, L. Eglit


The film tells how the Soviet government and personally V.I. Lenin paid great attention to invention in various branches of technology.

Reel №1

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Newsreel of 1918-1920: the attack of the Red cavalry during the Civil War.

Warships in the campaign.

General Eichhorn conducts a review of troops in occupied Kiev.

German troops are marching along one of the streets of Kiev.

A column of armored cars makes a march.

Victims of hunger.

Panorama of the destroyed factory shop.

People on the ashes of the house.

Manual excavation work on construction.

Transfer of bricks along the chain.

A painting depicting V.I. Lenin in the Kremlin office.

The text of Lenin's telegram about the support of the chemical engineer Bogoyavlensky in his endeavors.

Autograph of Lenin's note to Gorbunov on speeding up the issue of the radio laboratory.

A picturesque portrait of engineer R.E. Klasson.

Photos of engineers-inventors M.A. Bonch-Bruevich, E.A. Berkalov, A.M. Ignatiev.

Photo of Lenin reading the newspaper Pravda at a desk in an office in the Kremlin.

The text of a newspaper report on the situation at the front, newsreel of the fighting of the Civil War (combined shooting).

Photo of A.M. Ignatiev at the device he invented for aimed shooting at aircraft.

Drawing of the Ignatiev device.

Photo of the building where the Artillery Department was located in 1918.

Photo of Lenin at the desk in the office.

Lenin's note to Aralov about the speedy introduction of the Ignatiev device.

Photo of Ignatiev at a device designed by him for aimed shooting at aircraft.

Diagram of the Ignatiev device (animation).

Photo of the writer A.M. Gorky.

Photos of the building of the Artillery Department.

A painting depicting Ignatiev's demonstration of the anti-aircraft sight he invented to Lenin and Gorky, fragments of the painting, photographs of Gorky and Ignatiev.

Map of Soviet Russia in the ring of fronts in 1918.

Photo of the radio station building in Nizhny Novgorod.

Photos of the radio station equipment.

The text of the "Regulations on the Radio laboratory", signed by Lenin.

Photo of the members of the radiolab council headed by M.A. Bonch-Bruevich.

Photos of lamp equipment and employees of the radio laboratory.

Photo of Lenin in the Kremlin office.

Telegraph apparatus, the text of Lenin's telegram to the leadership of Nizhny Novgorod about providing all possible support to the work of the radio laboratory (combined survey).

Photo of the radio laboratory building in Nizhny Novgorod.

Photo of a radio laboratory employee conducting a communication session.

Newsreel of the 1920s: radiotelegraphists at work.

The face of the radio operator receiving the radiogram.

Photo of a radio mast in Nizhny Novgorod, generator lamps created by M.A. Bonch-Bruevich.

Photos of M.A. Bonch-Bruevich and Chairman of the Radio Council A.M. Nikolaev.

Graphic portrait of Lenin, photos of Nikolaev and Lenin.

Photos of M.A. Bonch-Bruevich at work.

Photo of employees of the radio laboratory for the installation of equipment.

Photo of Lenin at the table in the Kremlin office, the text of the Resolution of the Workers' and Peasants' Defense Council on the construction of a radiotelephone station in Moscow (combined shooting).

Photo of M.A. Bonch-Bruevich at work with generator lamps.

Photos of employees of the radio laboratory at work.

Photo of Lenin reading a newspaper.

Facsimile of Lenin's letter to M.A. Bonch-Bruevich.

Photo of the radio laboratory building in Nizhny Novgorod.

Newsreel of the early 1920s: residents of the city and village listen to radio broadcasts.

Faces of children and adults.

Photo of Gorky wearing headphones, listening to a radio broadcast.

Drawing of Lenin talking on the phone, photo by E.D. Stasova.

Newsreel of the early 1920s: setting up and checking equipment in the radio station.

The launch of the first Soviet radio station on September 12, 1921.

The arch of the entrance to the Comintern Radio Station.

View of the "Shukhov" tower in Moscow.

Photo of young radio amateurs.

The world's first generator lamp, created by M.A. Bonch-Bruevich, photo of the inventor (combined shooting).


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Calendar: 1978

Locations: Moscow [820] Kiev [933] Russia [1]

Seasons: Summer [824] Autumn [826]

Reel №2

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Radio signals coming from the "Shukhov" tower, views of Paris, Berlin (animation and combined shooting).

Newsreel of 1919: fighting on the fronts of the Civil War, the attack of the Red infantry and cavalry.

Artillery is firing at the enemy.

The deck gun is firing.

Photo portrait of military engineer E.A. Berkalov.

The scheme of firing guns with sub-caliber shells, developed by Berkalov (animation).

Newsreel: firing from the guns of various systems of land and naval artillery.

The text of the Resolution of the Council of People's Commissars on awarding Berkalov with a cash prize for his invention.

Photographs of Leningrad in the 1920s.

Photo of Berkalov.

Photo portrait of Lenin.

The text of Lenin's telegram to the Petrograd Financial Department about the inadmissibility of collecting premium tax from Berkalov (animation).

Photo of Lenin presiding over a meeting of the Council of People's Commissars in October 1922.

The text of the "draft "Regulations on Inventions" edited by Lenin.

Newsreel of 1920: a machine-gun crew is firing.

The attack of the red cavalry.

Red Army soldiers march through the streets of Moscow in 1922-1923.

A brass band on a railway platform during the construction of an industrial facility.

Production operations in the construction of industrial enterprises.

Panorama of scaffolding.

A painting depicting Lenin and engineer Klasson while watching a film about peat extraction methods.

Newsreel of the early 1920s: mechanized peat extraction.

Peat extraction by hand.

Storage of extracted peat.

Hydraulic method of peat extraction (fragment of the film"GOELRO-Hydrotorf".

Photo of the inventor of the hydraulic method R.E. Klasson with a group of engineers.

A fragment of the d / film "GOELRO-Hydrotorf", peat extraction by hydraulic method, newsreel alternates with portraits of Lenin.

The text of Lenin's letter about the need for the widespread introduction of the hydraulic method of peat extraction.

Portraits of Klasson and Lenin, alternating with newsreel footage of peat extraction in a hydro-mechanical way.

Photo of engineer Glavtorf Radchenko.

The text of Lenin Radchenko's letter about the introduction of "Hydrotorf".

A drawing depicting Lenin at work in the office.

Lenin's resolution on the report of the Sovnarkom on the chemical dehydration of peat.

A drawing depicting Lenin and Gorky talking, a map of Soviet Russia with newsreels of the construction of industrial enterprises (combined shooting).

View of a part of the Moscow Kremlin.

Photo of Lenin's desk in the Kremlin office.

Fragments of the text of the "Regulations on Inventions" signed by Lenin.

Photo of the inventor of the anti-aircraft sight A.M. Ignatiev.

Photos of Ignatiev working on the self-sharpening incisors he invented.

Examples of the use of "Ignatiev cutters" in agriculture on plowshares, cultivators, combines.

Harvesting of fodder corn.

Peat extraction by hydraulic method.

Portrait of engineer R.E. Klasson.

The work of modern hydraulic guns on the extraction of peat, coal and ore.

Sub-caliber projectiles invented by E.A. Berkalov.

Newsreel of 1943-1944: Soviet artillery is firing at the enemy, portrait of Berkalov (combined shooting).

Children listen to the radio program with an earphone.

Speech by radio engineer M.A. Bonch-Bruevich.

Bonch-Bruevich discusses production problems with engineers.

Photo of Lenin during the sound recording of his speech at the studio "Tsentropechati", a gramophone record rotates.

Radio waves coming from the "Shukhov" tower (animation).

Portrait of Lenin against the background of production processes in the workshops of industrial enterprises (combined shooting).

Harvesters at the harvest.

Ground grain.

Panorama of the workshop of the weaving factory.

Nuclear icebreaker "Siberia" during the voyage.

The observatory antenna rotates.

Cargo plane on the runway.

The launch of the spacecraft.

The cover of the edition of the Constitution of the USSR.

Newsreel of 1920: Lenin V.I. at the laying of the monument to K. Marx on May 1, 1920 in Moscow.


Vladimir Lenin [841] -- statesman and politician Bonch-Bruevich Mihail Aleksandrovich -- radio scientist

Calendar: 1978

Locations: Moscow [820]

Seasons: Summer [824]

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