According to Lake Baikal in Siberia (1973)

Documentary №40592, 2 parts, duration: 0:20:09
Production: Sverdlovsk newsreel studio
Director:V. Obuhov
Screenwriters:D. Sadovskij
Camera operators:L. Kulikov
Sound mixer:G. Erikalov
Other authors:V. Kosarev


A promotional film about a tourist service and a trip along Siberian routes by rail.

Reel №1

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Siberian landscape, view from the window of the train car, passengers-foreign tourists in the compartment look out the window.

The faces of the passengers.

The initial phrases from the text of the letter that the passenger writes.

Siberian landscapes outside the window of the car, the faces of passengers.

Views of the night streets of one of the Western European cities.

An elderly couple visit a travel agency.

The couple discuss the purchase of railway tickets.

View of the night city street.

Interiors of the international car, the corridor of the car.

Turning on the fan and lighting devices.

Shower and bathroom in the car.

Compartment interiors.

A shelf covered with bed linen.

The conductor pulls back the curtain of the clothes rack.

The interior of one of the compartments.

The corridor of the car.

Covered shelves.

Lighting above the shelf.

Parts of the interior of the compartment, advertising brochures on the table.

The button for calling the file explorer.

The conductor demonstrates the bar and washbasin located in the compartment.

Demonstration of the convenience and comfort of the compartment.

The conductor delivers tea.

Interior of a compartment with a bathroom.

Passenger trains pass, a railway employee with an advertising brochure in her hand.

View of the Kievsky Railway Station building in Moscow.

The couple gets out of the car, the guide meets them.

Foreigners walk along the platform accompanied by a guide.

Panorama of the Moscow Kremlin and Red Square (top).

Views of Moscow streets from the car window.

Domes of an Orthodox church.

Tourists listen to the guide.

Panorama of the square and part of the Grand Kremlin Palace.

Panorama of the building of the Moscow University.

The guide tells the guests about the streets of Moscow.

View of a part of the monastery wall.

Rural landscapes.

The car is driving on the highway.

Tourists visit the sights of the Moscow suburbs.

Views of the territory and churches of the Trinity-Sergius Lavra.

Suburban suburban landscapes.

Tourists visit the exposition of the Khokhloma painting museum.

Samples of painted wooden dishes.

Advertising brochures for foreign tourists.

The couple in the hotel room discuss the route of the trip to the USSR, consider the advertising brochures.

The face of the guide and the foreigners discussing the route.

Tourists get into the car at the entrance to the hotel "Russia".

Calendar: 1973

Locations: Moscow [820] Siberia [926] Western Europe [911]

Seasons: Summer [824]

Reel №2

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A passenger train passes by.

The couple at the window of the car.

Rails of the railway track, passing cars.

Birch forest outside the window of the car.

A railroad employee with an advertising brochure in his hand.

A set table in the compartment with a bottle of champagne and a snack.

The couple is behind so many dining cars.

The waitress serves foreign tourists, the faces of the restaurant visitors.

Foreigners drink and eat.

Meals served in the dining car.

Landscapes outside the car window.

Foreigners talk to their neighbors in the compartment.

A railroad employee with an advertising brochure in her hand.

The train goes on the Trans-Siberian Railway.

The passenger's face.

Landscapes outside the car window.

The conductor carries a tray of tea.

The train arrives at the Novosibirsk railway station, view of the station building.

The guide welcomes the couple to Novosibirsk.

The woman says goodbye to the guide.

Types of streets and buildings in Novosibirsk.

Types of memorial in honor of the hero of the Great Patriotic War.

Panorama of the city fountain, people at the fountain.

View of the bridge over the Ob.

View of a part of the city park.

A girl in the park on a bench reading a newspaper.

The guide gives a tour of the city.

Children play in the sandbox.

Foreigners watch a squirrel on a tree branch in a city park.

A squirrel eats nuts from a woman's hand.

View of the railway station building in Novosibirsk.

The couple says goodbye to the guides at the train car before leaving Novosibirsk.

People walk along the platform.

The branded train "Russia" is on its way.

A railroad employee with an advertising brochure in her hand.

Tea and sweets appear on the compartment table.

The woman in the compartment in front of the mirror straightens her hair.

The woman turns on the radio and listens to music.

Trains run on the Trans-Siberian Railway.

Siberian forest landscapes outside the car window.

Windows of cars of a passing train.

An employee of the tourist office invites you to Irkutsk.

Japanese tourists are taking photos.

Faces of Japanese tourists.

Historical monuments and buildings of Irkutsk.

A tank on a pedestal, a panorama of a square in one of the new districts of the city.

View of the square with a fountain.

Siberian flora in flower beds.

Siberian forest landscapes, a power line in the taiga.

Panorama of Lake Baikal.

Views of the shores of Lake Baikal.

A couple on board a ship during a walk on Lake Baikal.

Panorama of the shore of Lake Baikal, tourists throw stones into the water.

A snag in the surf.

Tourists during a visit to the Baikal Limnological Museum in Listvyanka.

Samples of minerals and gems are on display at the museum.

The couple sit together with the locals around the campfire, singing songs.

Logs in the fire.

The sun rises from the horizon.

Morning clouds in the sky.

The sun rises over Lake Baikal.

View of Lake Baikal in the early morning.

Tourists get into a taxi, and the man asks them to take them to the train station.

View of the Trans-Siberian railway.

The face of a man writing a letter to a friend in a train compartment about his impressions of the trip.

The text of the letter.

Calendar: 1973

Locations: Novosibirsk [949] Novosibirsk region [792] Irkutsk region [777]

Seasons: Summer [824]

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