Stories about Siberia. Earth Future (1981)

Documentary №40811, 2 parts, duration: 0:18:10
Production: Sverdlovsk newsreel studio
Director:Nemec A.
Screenwriters:Gurvich Yu.
Camera operators:Kulikov G.


The film explores the role of science in the development of Siberia, describes the formation of the Bratsk-Ust-Ilim, West Siberian, Sayan and Kansk-Achinsk complexes of the BAM construction.

Reel №1

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Siberian natural panorama.

Animation: Siberia on the map of the USSR. Spring sowing.


Winter landscape, away railroad.

Icy power lines.

Mountain View, truck on the road.

People bathe in the hole.

River views.

Siberian forest.

rowan berries.


Mushrooms in the grass.

Brown bear.

Rocky shores of rivers.

Kremlin Spasskaya Tower.

Lenin Museum.

Animation: plan for the development of Siberia.

Chronicle of 1930: Work on the construction industry.

Freight train.

Industrial facilities. I.P.Bardin.

Facilities Kuznetsk Metallurgical Combine.

Lake Baikal from the forest type. I.G.Aleksandrov.

Natural landscapes.

Reservoir Bratsk HPP. As the dam is a train.

View of the dam of the Ust-Ilim hydroelectric station.

Animation: Objects Bratsk-Ust-Ilim TPK on the map.

Crossing the river in a jeep.

Technique at the airport.

Loading of the helicopter.

The pilot at the controls.

Helicopter with a load on the suspension.

Institute of Economics and Industrial Engineering, Siberian Branch of the USSR Academy of Sciences.

Meeting scientists.

Thematic literature.

Autumn taiga.

Trans-Baikal region, Iron Mountain, a freight train on the railroad.

Iron and Steel Works.

Freight wagons.

Views of the town of Zheleznogorsk-Ilim.

Past the passing truck, a pointer to Bratsk.


River waves.

Types Bratsk.

Bratsk Aluminum Plant.

Production of aluminum.

The coils of wire.

The logs in the water.

View of the Bratsk Timber Complex.

On the way the truck is going.

The rise of the water timber.


IP Bardin - Soviet metallurgist, Academician and Vice-President of the USSR, Hero of Socialist Labor. IG Aleksandrov - Soviet economist, economic geographer, a member of the development plans for electrification and construction of BAM, the scheme of economic regionalization of Russia Academy of Sciences of the USSR.

Calendar: 1930s

Locations: Siberia [926] Kemerovo region [780] Irkutsk region [777] Krasnoyarsk Territory [762] Republic of Khakassia [755]

Seasons: Autumn [826] Winter [823] Spring [825]

Reel №2

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Bratsk Timber Processing Complex, the production of packaging materials.

Production of wood-fiber boards.

Working Bratsk.

City streets.

Students in the classroom.

Vacationers swim in the pool.


Yellowing foliage.

View of the house because of the birches.

Details home decorations (wooden architecture).

Children play on the court.

A pointer to the Ust-Ilim.

Dam Hydroelectric Power Station.

Types of Ust-Ilimsk.

Flags of the CMEA countries.

Unloading logs.

Ust-Ilim Timber Complex.

Animation: promotion of the construction on the map of the West Siberian TPK.

Samotlor oil rigs.

Work on drilling.

Panorama marshes.

Chronicle of 1930:

Laying of roads and construction of the first drilling.


IMGubkin in office.

Oil and gas processing facilities of the company.

Operators in the control room.

Construction of the power plant.

General view of the construction.

Plants under construction.

Loading of new containers and container Abakan Railcar.

Containers on the platforms.

Sayanogorsk stone-processing plant, the production process.

Autumn taiga.

Coal mining in the Kansk-Achinsk coal basin.

ASB pointer.

Panorama boreal lakes.

Laying railroad tracks.

Animation: a plan for further development of the BAM and the town-forming enterprises.

Coast Line.

Truck in the mountains.

Power line in the highlands.

People in the back of a truck.

Mining installation.

The driver behind the wheel.

Drove truck clearing the roads.

On snow run cubs.

Panorama taiga, view of the city from the air.


IM Gubkin - The founder of the Soviet oil geology, academician and vice-president of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Honored Worker of Science and Technology of the RSFSR.

Calendar: 1930s

Locations: Siberia [926] Kemerovo region [780] Irkutsk region [777] Krasnoyarsk Territory [762] Republic of Khakassia [755]

Seasons: Summer [824] Autumn [826]

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