A Great Change.. (1957)

Film-document №4778 7 parts, Duration: 1:05:14, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Gurov S.

Script writers: Karavkin U.

Composers: Makarov E.

Anouncers: Khmara L.


To the 40th Anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution.

Temporary description

Documentaries, historical and journalistic film. The film features the film documents and film footage of the Central State Archive of Film and Photo Documents of the USSR, Gosfilmofond, cameramen shooting Russia, Britain, France, Germany 1913-1917 period, the frames of movies. Part I. Personnel news: Emperor Nicholas II and Empress, courtiers and members of the royal family in one of the celebrations, the production processes in agriculture, in the Baku oil fields, in the mines. Large and medium-sized maps of the Old Bolsheviks Olminskogo Vinokurov E. Stasova, KA Gajlisa, GI Petrovsky, MI Gubelman, KT Sverdlov, VA Radus-Zen'kovich AND . M. Gordienko, SG Uralova, MP Sulimova, SI Petrikov, MK Ter-Artutyunyana. Part III. GI Petrovsky shares memories (synchronously). Personnel news: fighting in the First World War, the French minister of armaments A. Thomas at the front, fraternizing soldiers at the front, a French soldier feeding pigeons, military cemeteries, the prisoners, Nicholas II with the officers at the headquarters of Commander, beggars on the streets of the city, St. Petersburg winter , women work in the factory. Part IV. Petrograd, 1917. Demonstrations, rallies, soldiers knocked royal coat of arms; Vladimir Purishkevich Tavrichskogo stands in front of the palace, large and medium plans of members of the Provisional Government: Lvov, Milyukov, Guchkov, AF Kerensky, burying the dead revolutionaries on the Champ de Mars, General L. Kornilov takes the salute, Moscow, Commander Maj. Gruzinov takes the salute. Part V. SI Petrikov shares memories (synchronously). Personnel news: Petrograd. 1917 demonstration. SI Gopner remembers the April conference of the RSDLP (B) (synchronously). Part VI. Personnel news: The visit of the U.S. mission, headed by Senator Ruth to Russia, U.S. President Woodrow Wilson, the Statue of Liberty, are American troops, U.S. warships at sea; brotherhood of soldiers at the front. ED Stasova shares memories (synchronously). Personnel news: main and secondary plans AF Kerensky, General LG Kornilov, Rodzyanko Kaledin Karaulov. Part VII. Personnel news: Riga, destroyed buildings, German troops enter into the city, staff dedicated to the revolutionary events in Petrograd. Images from the / f "October".

Reel №1

Newsreel of the early twentieth century:

Nicholas II, the queen of his retinue.

Governor of Kaluga at home.

Around - lackeys.

Go to the rural municipality.

In the working farmer.

Landlord checks the ground.

Poor village hut.

Farmers are leaving the village to work.

Go settlers.

Workers are toiling in the oil fields in Baku.

The workers in the mine.

The workers are employed in the factory shop.

Portrait of VI Lenin.

Issue of the newspaper "Pravda".

Olminsky Vinokourov talking.

Workers read the newspaper.

The police dispersed them.

Sit old Bolsheviks: ED Stasov, KA Gailis, GI Petrovsky, MI Gubelman, SS Dzerzhinsk, KT Sverdlov, VA Radus-Zen'kovich IM Gordienko, SG Uralov, ML Sulimova, SI Petrikov, MK Ter-Artutyunyants.

The general strike in the oil fields of Baku.

Rally the workers.

Reel №2

Newsreel 1914-1918.:

Munitions factory, shipyard, launch vehicle.

German, English, French, Russian navy.

Meeting French President R. Poincare in St.


On the Paris stock exchange.


German soldiers marching.


R. Poincare and King George V.

Are Lloyd George and others.


Marching troops.

Passes by G. Clemenceau.

Stand Marshal Joffre and War Minister Millerand.



Russian troops march.


Go to the troops.

Sultan Mehmed down the stairs of the palace.


Emperor Franz Joseph and his family.

Assassin of Archduke Ferdinand, G. principle of a grab on the street.

Near the car stand Hindenburg and Ludendorff.

Hindenburg escorts Ludendorff.

First world war - battle moments.

Manifesto of Nicholas II on the war - CU.

Affirmatively demonstrate the bourgeoisie.

Go demonstrators.

Decree of mobilization - CU.

Seeing mobilized in Russia, England.

Go French and German soldiers.

Moments of battle.

Killed and wounded in the trenches.


Are members of the State Duma.

Rodzianko Purishkevich Guchkov and cartoons on them.

Session of the State Duma.

Bolshevik deputies.

Photo showing the time of arrest, GI Petrovsky.

Reel №3

GI says Peter (synchronously).

Newsreel 1914-1918.:

Are arrested Bolsheviks.

Wagon train.

In the car - arrested by the Bolsheviks.

Photo: Bolshevik deputies arrested.


Working arrested.

Go soldiers.

Portrait of VI Lenin.

Issue of "Social-Democrat."

The article "The War and Russian Social-Democracy."

Liebknecht speaking at the rally.

Caricature of the Menshevik Chkheidze.

French armaments minister Albert Thomas stands near the gun, gets in the car.

First world war - battle moments.

The city of Paris.

Passing soldiers.

Go to Russian soldiers.

Held by German troops.

First world war - air battle, sea battle footage (shot from the ships).

Book VI Lenin's "Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism» - CU.

Moments of battle.

Reel №4

Newsreel 1914-1918.:

Putilov factory.

The announcement of the lockout.

Striking in Znamenskaya area.

Demonstrators held with slogans calling for the overthrow of the autocracy and the establishment of a democratic regime.

Commander of the Order of St.

Petersburg Military District General Khabalov a "cease violence» - CU.

Joyous people in the squares.

Go demonstrators.

Abdication of Nicholas II - CU.

Session of the State Duma in the Tauride Palace.

Acts Purishkevich.

Prince Lvov, Milyukov, Guchkov, Tereshchenko Kerensky - CU.

Sitting members of the Petrograd Soviet.

Go to workers with slogans.

Out of prison inmates.

"Letters from Afar" VI Lenin - CU.

Portrait of VI Lenin.

Demonstrations of workers and soldiers.

Durov outside.

Are arrested police.

People's militia keeps order.

Is a demonstration.

Funeral revolutionaries in St.


British officers in the barracks Volyn regiment.

General Kornilov, takes the salute cadets.


Commander Maj.

Gruzinov takes the salute.

Reel №5

Newsreel 1914-1918.:

City of Stockholm.

Photo VI Lenin.

Newsreel 1914-1918.:

Finland Station of the city of St.


Greeters VI Lenin.

Old Bolshevik SI Petrikov remembers meeting VI Lenin (synchronously).

The meeting of party workers at the Tauride Palace.

Newsreel 1917 1918gg.

May Day demonstrations in 1917.

Demonstrators on the Champ de Mars.

VI Lenin among the demonstrators.


Go demonstrators with banners.

Pavel Dybenko - CU.

Miliukov - CU.

Milyukov at the entrance of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Painting of VI Lenin participants VII (April) Conference of the Bolshevik Party.

Portraits YM Sverdlov, IV Stalin, KE Voroshilov, FE Dzerzhinsky, NK Krupskaya, VV Kuibyshev, AS Bubnov.

SI Gopner tells the April conference.

Painting of VI Lenin, speaking to the delegates I All-Russian Congress of Soviets.

Campaign rallies (the State Duma).

A. Thomas in St.


Are Tereshchenko and Henderson.

Reel №6

Newsreel 1917-1918.:

Pass the U.S. mission.


President Wilson stands.

Go to American troops.

Russian soldiers and officers.

AF Kerensky among officers.

Issue of the newspaper "Pravda".


Rally at the Palace Kshesinskaia.

Go demonstrators.

The "case" VI Lenin.

Passport VI Lenin.

Hut, where he lived VI Lenin in Razliv.

Says ED Stasov (synchronously).

Newsreel 1914-1918.:


By going to the Bolshoi Theatre (synchronous), the participants of the meeting state.

Among them - AF Kerensky and others.

General Kornilov in the group of officers.

Are Rodzianko Kaledin, Sentries.

Photo: Rodzianko Riabushinskii.

Reel №7

Issue of "Social-Democrat."

Newsreel 1917-1918.:

Destroyed Riga.

Go to the German army.

Emperor William II - MS.

Workers receive weapons.

Go Red Guards.

Issue of "The Soldier".

Article "On the power."

Portrait of M. Kalinin, GK Ordzhonikidze, SM Kirov, Sergeev (Artem), MV Frunze, S. Shaumyan.


Demonstration of sailors, soldiers and workers.

Manuscript VI Lenin "The crisis has matured."

House, the seat of the Central Committee on October 10.

House, where he worked for the Central Committee on October 16.

Issue of "New Life" article Kamenev "The stone of 'speech'."

Go to the sailors and soldiers.

Painting of VI Lenin at Smolny.

Newsreel 1917:

Podvoisky the Military Revolutionary Committee.

Painting of VI Lenin at Smolny.

Newsreel 1917:

Footage from the film - a volley of "Aurora"

soldiers and sailors stormed the Winter Palace.

Address "To the citizens of Russia."

Painting of VI Lenin addressing the workers.

Decree of the world.

Decree on Land - CU.