The Opening Of a Sports And Athletics Competition Of USSR Peoples.. (1956)

Film-document №4673 1 part, Duration: 0:10:11, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Veyland B.


A film about the opening of the All -Union Sports and Athletic competitions of the USSR Peoples in Moscow.

Historical background

Historical. 5 August 1956, the All-Union Day "team, at the Central Stadium of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin opened spartakiada peoples of the Soviet Union.

Temporary description

Opening Games of the peoples of the USSR at the Luzhniki Stadium (5 August 1956). Parade participants Games. Athletes perform exercises.

Reel №1

PNRM. Luzhniki stadium.

The spectators in the stadium.

Opening celebration.

In the central box - NA Bulganin, KE Voroshilov, GM Malenkov, MG Pervukhin, NS Khrushchev, GK Zhukov, DT Shepilov, AB Aristov, N. Belyaev and others.

Chairperson of the Committee for Physical Culture and Sports, Comrade Romanov.

Appear on the treadmill participants Union Star Relay dedicated Olympics.

Group of athletes raised the national flag.

Athletes presented with party leaders and government flowers.

Parade participants Games.

Children are presented with flowers leaders of the party and the government.

Children showered spectators in the stands with paper flowers and "doves."

Six hundred girls perform gymnastic exercises.

One thousand two hundred students are compiling.

Playing two thousand three hundred athletes sports society "labor reserves".

Athletics: race to ten thousand feet.

Vladimir Kuts sets a new record for all-Union.

On the field, two thousand three hundred athletes unions.

They perform a floor exercise: building and transitions.

Dirt track - motorcycles with banners.