The Story about Penguins. (1958)

Documentary №5047, 2 parts, duration: 0:20:36, black-white
Production: CSDF (RCSDF)
Director:Slavinskaya M.
Screenwriters:Kochetkov A. S.
Camera operators:Kochetkov A. S.
Anouncers:Obrazcov S.


A scenery film about life of penguins in Antarctica.

Temporary description:

The habitat of emperor penguins in Antarctica. Icebergs in the Indian Ocean, the floating ice. Snowy space, icy rock barriers. Colony of Emperor penguins move to a place of nesting. Penguin couples (male and female) are incubated egg, keeping it on the feet, the penguins on the snow with an egg, with chick on feet. Adult penguins take care of chicks (feeding, heating). Adeliyskie penguins on nests, arranged on the rocks. Penguins floating in the water, under the ice, go to the beach.

Reel №1

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Sunrise over the Indian Ocean.

Frozen Sea.

Ice barrier - a narrow edge of the coast of Antarctica.

A colony of Emperor penguins.

Penguins pairs.

Two-male penguins fight for females.

A pair of penguins with eggs.

An egg laid on the legs, covering his mother's warm fur coat.

Mother stands, walks, crawls on his stomach, not shedding eggs with legs.

The mother passes the egg to his father.

Drifting snow.

Penguins in a hurry to the shelter to the icebergs.


Blizzard dies down.

Against the background of the colony is, looking back, the penguin is looking for a girlfriend.

Penguin finds a mate frozen and cracked egg.

Sits lonely penguin.

Penguin finds a whole egg is still warm, puts him on the legs, sheltering from the cold, moved, carrying an egg on legs.

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Penguin's father keeps paws chicks, feed him.

Adult penguins with chicks on feet.

With adult penguins with chicks of penguins, who left for food.

Grown up chicks.

Unfriendly meeting our chicks with Adelie penguins, who came here to rock hatch.

Group molting emperor penguins.

Summer in Antarctica.

Melting icicles on the rocks.

Cracks in the ice.

The ice cracked a summer storm.

Penguins in the water.


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