A Great Battle.. (1957)

Film-document №4837 7 parts, Duration: 1:14:12, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Slavinskaya M.

Script writers: Smirnitskiy U.

Composers: Makarov E.

Anouncers: Khmara L.

Text writers: Surkov A.


About the Battle for the city of Stalingrad which took place during the Great Patriotic War (Soviet people’s participation in World War II in 1941-1945).

Temporary description

A film about the Battle of Stalingrad. Newsreel. Summer 1942 battles in the Barents Sea, the Ukraine, Belarus, near the city, the Leningrad, Sevastopol, in Krasnodar. German soldiers in Minsk. Moscow. Kremlin. GK. Zhukov, Bulganin, Sokolovsky at the telephone. Residents Stalingrad in the construction of fortifications. Workers and employees, the Stalingrad come into militia units. Work home front. Women in the mine, on the train, tractors, harvesters. Production processes in the shops of the plant in the Urals. The Soviet command under Mr. Stalingrad: Khrushchev, Vasilevsky, Yeremenko, Rokossovsky, Vatutin. Shooting (synchronous) air and ground battles. Fighting in the streets of Stalingrad. Sniper shoots Chekhov; Sergeant JF Pavlov. November 1942. The Soviet offensive around Stalingrad front. Of hiding out, German soldiers, generals. It takes a column of German prisoners of war. Yeremenko presents awards to officers and soldiers who fought under Mr. Stalingrad. Streets revived after the war, the Stalingrad. Mamaev Kurgan. Participants, the defense Stalingrad on the grave of the fallen heroes. Foreign delegation lays wreath, including President Sukarno of Indonesia, the Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru. Marshal Budyonny passes, the Stalingrad sword - a gift of King George VI, a shield - the gift of Emperor Haile Selasis and other gifts.

Reel №1

Medal for the Defense of Stalingrad, Mamaev Kurgan.

Group of young people and members of the defense of Stalingrad.

Foreign delegations participating in the international women's seminar, government officials of foreign countries: Indonesia's President Sukarno, President of the Federal People's Republic of Yugoslavia, Josip Broz Tito, India's Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru laying wreaths at the grave of heroes.

International visitors to take a handful of memory Stalingrad land.

Members of the Antarctic expedition mixed Stalingrad land to land in Antarctica

Newsreel 1941-1942.:

Frontline card 1942.


Besieged Leningrad.

The fighting on the Leningrad front.

The streets of Moscow in the autumn of 1942.

The fighting in the west.

German troops at Stalingrad.

German troops are monitoring.

NS Khrushchev and General AI Eremenko on the map.

Meeting Stalingrad Province Party Committee.

There Chuyanov and others.

German tanks go to the Volga.


Collecting orders militia.

Go Soviet tanks.

Reel №2

German troops are moving to the east.

Fights at Voronezh, Stalingrad, the North Caucasus.

Picture of the fighting, bombing.

Burning villages.

Go refugees.

The battle in Don Steppes.

German troops crossing the Don.

Leaflets with treatment Stalingrad regional party to the people and the troops.

Stalingrad residents, engineers are building fortifications.

Shop Stalingrad plant.

Pouring metal.

Go tanks.

Map Stalingrad front.

Picture of fighting.

Germans on the streets of Minsk.

Map of the territory occupied by German troops.


Go formulations overloaded people, products, uvozimymi to Germany.

Uploading products.

Frames Sevastopol defense.

General Petrov at the command post.

Card fronts.

Reel №3

German planes take to the air.

Soviet anti-aircraft guns in readiness.

Flying Soviet aircraft.

Airplane pilot Baranova in the air.

Soviet anti-aircraft guns firing.

Flaming Nazi planes.

The bombing of enemy aircraft.

General view of the burning of Stalingrad.

Refugees leaving the city.

Pulling up to Stalingrad fighting reserves.

The troops on the barge are on the streets of the city.

Attack of German troops.

Nazi troops on the outskirts of the city.

Soviet fighters go to the counter.

Hitler congratulates his generals.

Medal for the capture of Stalingrad.

Imprint lithographic stone.

World newspaper articles and notes about Stalingrad.

Picture of fighting.

German gunners on the streets of Krasnodar.


Burning oil.

German troops crossing the Terek.

Fight in the mountains.

Street fighting in Stalingrad.

Reel №4

Picture of fighting.

General Chuikov and others view the map.

Personnel fighting in the streets of Stalingrad.

General Rodimtsev with officers studying scheme Stalingrad battle.

Anatoly Chekhov sniper in combat.

House Sergeant Pavlov.

Political officer conducts a conversation among the men.

Presenting the party ticket on the front lines.

Sailors of the defenders of Stalingrad.

German troops in Stalingrad factories.

Nazi soldiers shoot through the ruins.

The Soviet soldiers are fighting.

The bombing of German aircraft.

Stalingrad hydroelectric.

Working in the shop.

Power units.

Outside view of the plant, where the tanks are repaired.

Inside view of the shop.

Worker repairing a tank.

Machinist produce arms for the front.

Shop food factory.

Preparation of products to be shipped to the front.

Shop sewing factory.

Workers sew clothes.

Women at the steam hammer.

Women in the pit, at the wheel, on the train, tractors, combines, for harvesting.

Ural Plant.

Rolling mill.

Shop tank factory.

Workshop aircraft plant.

Artillery factory.

Train with tanks.

Go machine troops.

Reel №5

Map Stalingrad front.

In direct line Khrushchev, Eremenko, Varennikov, yellow, Vatutin.

Generals Rokossovsky, Malinin over the map.

Zhukov, Vasilevsky over the map.

Kremlin Spasskaya tower, the mausoleum.

Solemn meeting dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the October Revolution.

On the podium IV Stalin.

General Rodimtsev, commanders and soldiers in the radio.

General Eremenko comes to line and presenting awards to soldiers.

Soviet soldiers in the home.

Soviet soldiers were sleeping.

Soldiers on vacation.

The scouts are watching.

Loading boxes of ammunition.

Moving reserves.

The Soviet offensive November 19, 1942.

Picture of fighting.

Reel №6

Picture of fighting.

Ruins of Kalacha.

Meeting of the Southwestern and Stalingrad fronts.

NS Khrushchev and General Malinovsky for parsing operations.

Picture of the fighting on the ground and in the air.

Ravens generals and Rokossovsky send German troops to the location of truce.

Picture of fighting.

German soldiers and officers surrendering.

Connection parts of the Don front with the defenders of the city.

Soldiers shroud gun barrels.

Fluttering red flag.

Go captured German officers, generals, Field Marshal Paulus.

Reel №7

German prisoners are held.

Broken and abandoned German technology.

Hitler and Goering in the building arsenal.

Hitler gives a speech.

Rally in liberated Stalingrad.

Listen to the men.

NS Khrushchev Radishchev General congratulates the victory.

NS stands Khrushchev.

Are columns of soldiers.

Card fronts

Soviet flag on the Reichstag.

White flags at the Berlin home.

Soviet troops are on the streets of Berlin.

General Chuikov of fighters.


Pillars with inscriptions.

Streets revived Stalingrad.

Message from U.S. President Roosevelt the city of Stalingrad.

Marshal SM Budyonny mountain passes.

Stalingrad gift of King George VI - the sword.

Representatives of Abyssinia given to the representative of the shield - the gift of Emperor Haile Selassie.

Stand with gifts city.

In the center - the emblem of the city of Coventry, bas - Chou En Lai's gift.

Planetarium - the gift of the people of the German Democratic Republic.

The streets and squares of the city.

General view of Stalingrad.