Tofalars (1992)

Documentary №41162, 1 part, duration: 0:09:25
Production: Sverdlovsk newsreel studio
Camera operators:Maximov


Tophalars are one of the small-numbered nationalities on the territory of Russia. According to the last census (by the time the film was shot), there were around 600 tophalars in the town of Eastern Sayany.

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The landscape of the Eastern Sayan.

Panorama of the trees in the forest.

The old Tofalars sings a song in their own language.

Tofalars in national costumes during one of the holidays.

Tofalars dance in a circle around the fire flaring up.

On the ground, sitting elderly women.

Mountain stream in the Eastern Sayan Mountains, forest landscape.

Man is loaded with horses through the taiga.

Mountain landscape.

Man leads through a creek deer in the matter.

Waterfall in the mountains.

Mountain stream flowing among the trees.

Tofalaria blowing a hunting horn.

The mountains along the river.

Scientist at the museum talks to the elderly Tofalaria.

Stuffed squirrel in the museum.

Paintings and prints depicting the life Tofalars after entering their lands in the Russian Empire.

View of the village of Tofa.

Persons Tofa.

House at the foot of the Eastern Sayan.

View mountain landscape (top).

One of Tofalars stands at the entrance to the pulp, smokes.

Tofalaria rides on deer.

Deer in the woods.

Tofalaria preparing to harness the reindeer.

Tofalars saddle of deer.

Tofalaria leads to about related deer through the forest.

Deer moving stream.

People are deer through the forest.

By a mountain snowmobile rides.

The ice on the surface of the stream.

View of the village of Tofa.

Those children.

Items of national clothing and utensils Tofalars exhibited in the museum.

Chum Tofalaria in the hall of the museum.

The interior of the tent.

Items of daily use Tofalars exhibited in the museum.

Face museum staff.

Ancient jar in the hands of the employee of the museum.

Handmade products.

Professor VI Rassadin It tells about the problems Tofalar language (synchronously).

Primers and textbooks Tofalar language.

Rassadin gives interviews (synchronously).

Drawing on the rocks above the river.

Tofalars during a national holiday, the old man walks around and beats a tambourine.

Pass Tofalars in national costumes.

Women hang amulets and ornaments on the branches of spruce.

General view of the spruce, people hang ornaments on the lower branches.

Landscapes of the Eastern Sayan.

View of the mountains covered by forest (above).

Locations: Siberia [926]

Seasons: Summer [824] Spring [825] Winter [823] Autumn [826]

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