The Last King of Simeiz beach (1998)

Documentary №40648, 2 parts, duration: 0:18:55
Production: Sverdlovsk newsreel studio
Screenwriters:G.Negashev, V.Savchuk
Camera operators:V.Yarmoshenko


Crimea. Simeiz beach. They used to gather here every summer to jump into the sea with a 40-meter cliff. Now there was only one. He came here and one may again repeat that could in his youth.

Reel №1

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Crimea, Simeiz beach at Diva rock.

A man stands on top of a cliff, jumps into the water.

A man is swimming in the sea.

Diva Rock, beach, people swimming and sunbathing.

People on the rock.

A man jumps from a cliff into the sea.

People swim in the sea, jump off a cliff, children jump from rocks into the sea.

Anatoly Vasilyevich Vashchilin tells how to climb the "Trigger" platform on a rock from which you can jump.

Vashchilin is sitting with a group at a table in a cafe, telling how he jumped off a cliff for the first time.

People are swimming in the sea.

Vashchilin tells how he jumped from a cliff.

People on a rock, a man is preparing for a jump for a long time.

View from the cliff to the sea, bathing people.

A man on a rock prepares for a long time, adjusts before jumping, then jumps into the sea.

Vashchilin is at the cemetery, walking around the territory, looking for a friend's grave.

Large - grave, monument with photos, inscription - "Gaevoy Anatoly Stepanovich".

Stills from the movie "New Adventures of the Elusive".

Vashchilin tells about his friend Gayev, who jumped off a cliff instead of an actor in the film, about how he died three years later, unsuccessfully jumping off a cliff.

The man next to Vashchilin comments on his words.

Says Vashchilin.

Monument on the grave of Gayevoy.

Key words

Sea, rock, cemetery

Locations: Crimea [981]

Seasons: Summer [824]

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Vashchilin is at the cemetery with a company of people - everyone remembers Gay, they drink from plastic cups.

Vaschilin says, wipes away tears.

Evening, resort, disco, vacationers dancing.

People approach Vashchilin's table, get acquainted, offer him a drink, ask if he will jump off a cliff.

Shots of dancing at a disco.

Vashchilin at the table answers questions about the rock and the jump from the "Trigger" platform.

Shots of dancing at a disco.

Sea, Simeiz beach, Diva rock.

The pier, the sea, is Vaschilin.

The rock, the waves break on the rocks near the shore.

Vaschilin climbs up the cliff.

A guy is sitting on a rock.

Vaschilin climbs up the cliff.

Panorama of the rock.

Vaschilin is on a rock, resting.

Beach, vacationers.

Vaschilin rises further, stops, looks at the sea.

Camera departure from the cliff, sea view, cliff, beach.

Panorama of the rock, Vashchilin standing is visible.

View from the cliff to the sea and the beach.

Vaschilin stands on a rock, then spreads his arms and begins to descend.

Departure of the camera, view of the cliff, the sea and the beach.

Moscow, Vaschilin and his friends at a table in a street pub, tells how to jump off a cliff.

The cleaner cleans the tables, cleans the bottles, at other tables there are Vaschilin with friends and other visitors.

Vaschilin shows his friends his photos.

The cleaning lady's face.

Vashchilin is standing at a table alone, looking at photos, a bottle of vodka on the table.

Vaschilin drinks.

Large - Crimean photos, people jumping off a cliff.

Empty tables of a street pub, passers-by walk by.

Key words

Disco, rock, sea, beach

Locations: Crimea [981] Moscow [820]

Seasons: Summer [824] Winter [823]

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