Homey - throat singing (1992)

Documentary №41283, 3 parts, duration: 0:29:21
Production: Sverdlovsk newsreel studio
Director:Pogorelova T.
Screenwriters:Pogorelova T.
Camera operators:Ancharov I., Durinov Yu., Monastirskij V.


The story about the main styles of Tuvan throat singing, which the children begin to teach the age of three. The film was shot by order of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Tyva. The first and second parts of the film in English.

Reel №1

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Sings K.B.Ondar. K.B.Ondar with students on nature.

Rider surpass horses across the road.

Singing boy.

Natural landscapes. K.B.Ondar with his teacher, one of the oldest singers of Tuva Maxim Tokpaem (Tokpaevym).

A view of the river and country road.

People sit in front of the yurt.

Elderly woman.

Tells M.Tokpay. K.B.Ondar.

Chronicle of the 1957:


M.Tokpay with the ensemble performs at the studio.

M.Tokpay student answers the question.

Stone idol.

Cave drawings.

Landscapes of Tuva.

Man plays an ancient instrument and sings.

Mountain View.

Grass sways in the wind.

K.B.Ondar with students.

A herd of deer in the woods.

River View.

An elderly man takes Tuvan lullaby.

Stone idols on the ridge. M.Tokpay and K.B.Ondar.


Ondar Congar-ool Borisovich (KB) - The People's Republic of Tyva khoomeizhi, Honored Artist of Russia, Honored Worker of Education of Tuva.

Calendar: 1957

Locations: Republic of Tyva [753]

Seasons: Autumn [826]

Reel №2

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Sayan Mountains.

The shepherd drives the sheep and goats.

Hoarfrost on branches of a larch.

A man makes a wish.

Mountain natural scenery.

A man sings a song.

A herd of yaks.

Reindeer cook over a fire.

Man navyuchivaet deer.

Girl sits in the saddle.

Children riding on a reindeer.

Tumbleweed in the desert.

Herd of Bactrian camels.

Singing man.

Autumn desert, mountain views.

Camels under the mountain.

A man sings and plays.

Children are jumping on horseback.

Panorama of the steppes and mountains.

Tells M.Tokpay.

View of the river through the trees.

Forest on the slopes.

Man whistling and singing.

Autumn scenery.

Panoramas of the taiga river.

Eagle in the sky.

People in masks perform ritual dance to the accompaniment of the singer.

Boulders and rocks.

Choral performance of folk songs.

Rock, cloud over the slope.

Coastal scenery.

Man sings on the river bank.

Girl in folk costume.

Sings father.

The roof of the yurt.

Alternation: sings and plays the son, other family members, a figure of an eagle.

Near the yurt grazing horse.


Locations: Republic of Tyva [753]

Seasons: Autumn [826]

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Mountain slopes.

Herd of goats and sheep in front of a yurt.

The roof of the yurt.

Family in a yurt, a boy playing a girl singing.

Children near the yurt.

Girl driving a herd of grazing.

On the ground lies a dog.

Girl with a cat and a boy with the kid.

Sheep in front of the yurt.

Tuvan folk festival.

Alternation: wrestling, a man sings in the mountains.

Dance winners.

K.B.Ondar with students.

Grass sways in the wind. K.B.Ondar acts with children on stage.

The applause of spectators.

He sings a little boy.

The emblem of the 1st International Symposium on Khoomei.

Artists on stage.

Symposium participants.

At the microphone Sh.D.Oorzhak.


Sings K.B.Ondar.

Autumn Tuvan landscapes.

A woman walks through a herd of goats.

Saddled horse.

Elderly woman with children.

Family drinking milk.

The roof of the yurt.

Family in a yurt.

Sings K.B.Ondar.

Natural panorama.

Eagle in the sky.

Man looking up.

Girl on a horse. M.Tokpay.


Ondar Congar-ool Borisovich (KB) Oorzhak Sherig-ool Dizizhikovich (bd) - party and state leaders, the president of the Tuvan People's Republic (Tuva).

Locations: Republic of Tyva [753]

Seasons: Summer [824] Autumn [826]

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