From Volkhov To Angara.. (1956)

Film-document №4670 5 parts, Duration: 0:48:19, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Gurov S., Soloveva N.

Script writers: Gorelik I., Zolotarev T.

Anouncers: Khmara L.

Text writers: Gorelik I., Zolotarev T.


About the construction of the Volkhovsk, Sevan-Razdan, Bratsk Hydroelectric Power Stations.

Historical background

Multrabota: electrification plan. Construction of the first stations in the rural village of Kashino et al Construction Volhovsskoy, Dnieper hydroelectric station, as well as the construction of hydropower stations in the Union republics. The participation of the greatest scientists of power engineers in the electrification of the country - Krzhizhanovskogo, Winter, grafts and others. The construction of the cascade of power stations on the Volga, Kuibyshev, Gorky, Stalingrad and other hydroelectric power plants. The construction of the Bratsk hydroelectric station on the Angara.

Temporary description

The film is about the electrification of the USSR. Photo. Lenin and the English writer HG Wells. Newsreel. December 1920. 8 Congress of Soviets adopted Lenin's electrification plan. Acts Krzhizhanovsky. Hydroelectric: Volkhov, Kashira, Shatura, Dnieper, Kuibyshev, Lower-Siberian and others. In the movie: Engineer G. Graftio - by electrification plan, academician A. Winter - Head of construction Dnieper, Mikhail Kalinin, Ordzhonikidze at the opening of the Dnieper in October 1932, the laboratory of Academician AF Joffe Egiazarova. Newsreels during World War II and the postwar period. Destroyed factories, railroad bridges, dam exploded Dnieper. Restoration of the Dnieper. Types of rural power. In a village hut conduct electricity. Types of Siberian taiga, Lake Baikal, the Angara River, Irkutsk hydroelectric. Construction of Bratsk hydroelectric power station on the Angara River.