The Morning In India.. (1956)

Film-document №4637 7 parts, Duration: 1:06:50 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Karmen R.

Script writers: Karmen R., Orestov O.

Operators: Kayumov M., Kiselev V., Medynskiy S., Mukhin E., Akkuratov E., Generalov N.


The overview film telling about the history of India, struggle for independence and present of the country.

Temporary description

1h. -History of India. 2h. - Fight for Independence (Chronicle). Celebration of Independence Day (August 15) on the streets of Delhi. Military parade. The first five-year plan and long-term plans for economic development. 3h. - Weekdays farmers of Punjab. Agricultural policy of the government. Bombay textile work. Raj Kapoor in the studio. 4h. -University of Bombay. Steel plant in Bhilai. 5h. - Nature India. Flora and fauna. Rubber plantations. Channels in the state of Travancore-Kochy. The life of fishing villages on the coast. Indian market. 6h. - City and State of Madras. The art of classical dance. The principal religion of the Indians - Hinduism. Folk Art: chasing, carving, production of Kashmiri shawls. 7h. - The holiday "Holi" - the meeting of spring. Kolkata: a museum and a library. The story of Rabindranath Tagore.

Reel №1


Different plans - landscapes, etc.

Ganges River.

Religious bathing in the Ganges.

The construction of the dam.

Mahaballipuram temple.

The cave temples of Ajanta and Ellefy.

Inside view of the temple.

Buddhist temple.

The ruins of Sarnath.

Ashoka Column - Facts of New India.

Tomb of Akbar.

Inner rooms.

Palace rooms of the Delhi Red Fort.

Palaces of Udaipur.

The Shrine of the Taj Mahal in Agra.

Great Mosque of Dzhaila Maggia in Delhi.

Wall of the ancient fortress ..

Fort St George in Madras.

Monument Nicholson.

Monument warrior woman Lakshmi Bai.

Square Park Amritsar.

Reel №2

Tomb Gandhi.

People at the grave.

Gandhi comes out of the wagon train.

Dispersal of a demonstration Nehru in his youth.

Meeting of the National Congress.

Speech by Nehru and Gandhi (historical chronicle).

August 15, 1947 over the walls of the Red Fort Nehru raised the flag of independent India.

The people at the walls of the Red Fort.

Last British troops leave India.

Impoverished Indian agriculture.

Hovels of the poor.


Himalayan mountains.


Landscapes Bengal.

North-west India.

Plain Rajasthan.

Landscape Travancore.

Cape Comorin.

Sea coast.

Maps of India.

Types of Delhi.

Parliament House.

People are going to the brochure "The way the state."

The people welcomed the President of India - Rajendra Prasad.

Military parade.


The National Planning Commission - Nehru at the map of India.

Construction of irrigation facilities Bhakra-Nangal.

Workers, engineers at work on the construction.

The chief of construction Khungar, technician team Amarnaty drillers working.

Rally builders.

Shramadan - a massive clean-on construction.

Reel №3

The construction of the dam.

The existing dam.


The water in the fields.

Farmers dig a channel.


Life of the peasants.

Farmers in the field working.

Honorary Elder Vinoba Bhave comes with peasants singing preaching, talking to farmers.


Farm Taran - in Uttar Pradesh (state).

Tractor station.

Harvesting wheat combine.

Assembling Soviet harvesters.

Farm Tara.

Sonepat village - a new village near Delhi.

Management of the village - council "Pongal" at work.



School for adults.


Park at Malabar Hill in Mumbai.

Coastal Avenue in Mumbai "Gateway of India".

Types of Bombay.

Industrial area.

Textile workers go to work.

Textile workers at work.

Film Studio.

Filming - Raj Kapoor and Nargis on the shooting.

Types of Bombay.

Reel №4

The building of the University of Bombay.

Students in the classroom.

School for adults peasants.

University of Delhi.

Vice President of India Dr.

Radhakrishnan - Rector of the University.

Students of the Faculty of Russian.

Student reads a passage from "Eugene Onegin" (synchronous).


Students of the Faculty of Medicine.

Medical students to practice.

Bombay Institute of Tropical Diseases.

Laboratory Institute.

National Physical Laboratory.

The head of the laboratory of Dr.

Krishnan at work.

The building of the nuclear power plant.

World-renowned scientist Dr.

Bhaba directs work in the field of nuclear energy.

Coal mining.

Women at work.


School of Engineering.

Construction of the dam, a metallurgical plant.

At work - U.S. experts, the Soviet Union and other countries.

On the construction of steel plant run Russian engineer from Sverdlovsk N. Boyarinkov, from Dnepropetrovsk - Engineer G. Strelmah, Indian engineer Menon.

Plaque with the inscription "Here is the first blast furnace."

Plans of the old smelter.

Reel №5


The cameraman shoots in the jungle.

The elephant is cinematographic.

Different animals in the jungle.

Rubber plantations.

The plantation work, children, women - gather tea leaves.

State of Travancore - Kochikov


Cameraman drinking coconut milk.

Alleppey - "Venice of the East."


Peasants at work in the southern state of Madras.

The villages of fishermen along the coast.

Fishermen at work.



Reel №6

Types of




Teddy bear "Snowball", presented by the inhabitants of Madras Moscow Zoo.

Temple Kanchipuram.

Sculptural decoration of the temple.

Dance in the classic style "Bharat Natyam" performs talented dancer Kumari Sarraj.

Musicians (synchronously).

Master of dance Ramaiah Pillay educates young dancers.

Reel №7

Bengal girls dance "Holi" welcome spring.

People smear each other powders.

Girls smear Indira Gandhi powder.

Holiday "Holi".

Residents of the capital in the garden of Nehru.

Nehru offers pouring water.

Cameraman showered powder.

Calcutta - the capital of West Bengal.

Types of Calcutta.

Shop jute mill.

The workers at work.

Jute loading the boat "Kim" at the port.



Kulkuttsky Museum "Victoria".

National Library.


Reading room.

The street and the house where he lived and worked Rabindranath Tagore.

The table that worked Tagore.


Tagore's poems - the anthem of India (synchronously).

Live Tagore (total Sq.).

House of Tagore at Santiniketan near Kolkata.

The school, which was created by Tagore 'Shantiniketan'.

Students sculpt clay, paint.

Famous artist Nandalal Boss teaches youth.

Music Lesson (synchronously).

Landscapes of the Himalayas.

Evening landscape.

Ganges River in the evening.


Children in the classroom.