Heroes of the City of Brest. (1957)

Film-document №4794 2 parts, Duration: 0:20:35, Black-white to collection Price category A
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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Derbysheva L.

Operators: Kiselev S., Opryshko P., Puzhevich V., Schekutev A., Serov G.

Anouncers: Khmara L.

Text writers: Gorelik I.


About the heroic defense of the Brest Fortress in the beginning of the Great Patriotic War (Soviet Peoples’ participation in World War II in 1941-1945).

World War II | Russian cities and regions

History | Geography and Nature | Towns and countries

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The film of the defenders of the Brest Fortress. The inscriptions on the walls of the Brest Fortress, the participants of a Fortress in July 1941. Newsreel. Nazi planes fly. Soviet soldiers fired from guns. Summer of 1944. Soviet Army soldiers are in Brest. A ruined castle. The soldiers at the grave who died in defense of the Brest Fortress. Stills from the film "Immortal Garrison." Moscow. Central House of the Soviet Army. Gala evening dedicated to the 15th anniversary of the defense of the Brest Fortress. Say (synchronously), the participants of Defense S. Matevosyan, P. Klypa. Defenders GP Gavrilov, A. Vinogradov, A. Semenenko Klypa P., S. Matevosyan the walls of the Brest Fortress, laying flowers at the foot of the fortress. Heroes of a Fortress GP Gavrilov, Piskunov among members of his family home. Smirnov writer who wrote a book about the history of Brest Fortress, in the Central Museum of the Soviet Army is studying the documents of the Second World War.

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Newsreel 1944:

Soviet Army soldiers are in Brest.

At the gates of the Brest Fortress enter the Soviet Army.

A ruined castle.

At the grave of the dead in 1941, the defenders of the Brest Fortress are soldiers.

Destroyed buildings.

Graffiti made by the defenders.

On the streets of Moscow car rides with members of Brest Fortress, who came to Moscow, where it was noted fifteenth defense of Brest.

Animation: map of the Brest Fortress.

Newsreel 1941:

The bombardment of the fortress on June 22.



Stills from the film "Immortal Garrison."

Gala evening at the CDSA in honor of the fifteenth anniversary of Brest Fortress.

Serves mining engineer Samvel Matevosyan last YCL Regiment, who led troops in the first counter.

In the hall of fighting friends Matevosyan - Peter Klypa - turner from Bryansk, Alexander Semenenko - driver from Nikolayev, Anatoly Vinogradov - farrier from Vologda, pensioner Peter Gavrilov from Krasnodar.

Participants at the ruins of the defense of the Brest Fortress.

Newsreel 1941:

German planes are flying.

Fighters defending the fortress.

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Newsreel 1941:

The defense of the fortress.

Women leave the fortress.

Soldiers creep for water.

Peter Klypa, who participated in the defense of Brest fourteen teenager.

Tells Peter Klypa (synchronously).

POW camp.

The inscriptions on the walls of the fortress.

Photo of Major Peter Gavrilov - one of the last defenders.

In Brest, the rally appears Pyotr Gavrilov.

Pioneers of the participants presented with flowers defense of Brest.

Rice speaks at a rally Abakumov - voenfeldsher fortress.

Writer Smirnov and employee of the museum of the Soviet Army Nikonov work on restoring the heroic stories of Brest Fortress.

Relics brought from the Brest Fortress.

One of the leaders of the Brest defense Lieutenant Anatoly Vinogradov - smith one of the enterprises of Vologda in the shop of the plant.

Brest Hero Mark Piskun - farm chairman, the deputy of the Supreme Soviet of the BSSR farmers in his family.

Hero of the Soviet Union, major stock P. Gavrilov with his family near the vineyards.

Samvel Matevosyan office of the Minister of Geology and Mineral Protection Antropov.

Books about the Brest fortress.

Pioneers in the Brest Fortress.

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