Sorry Kara - Bogaz. . . (1988)

Documentary №50899, 2 parts, duration: 0:18:59
Production: Centrnauchfilm (CNF)
Director:V. Goljdenblank
Camera operators:Yu. Shuplyakov


The Komsomol shock construction site for the construction of the city of Kara-Bogaz in the 30s. The ecological disaster of the Kara-Bogaz-Gol Bay in the late 80s.

Reel №1

Footage frameFootage frameFootage frameFootage frame

Komsomol building on the construction of Kara-Bogaz in the 30s.

Ecological disaster Kara-Bogaz-Gol in the late '80s.

Key words


Calendar: 1935 1980

Locations: Turkmenistan [225]


Kara-Bogaz Bay.

Reel №2

Footage frameFootage frameFootage frameFootage frame

Says the head of the mineral salts department of the USSR Ministry of Chemical Industry F.M. Tatarsky.

Chronicle of 1937.

The heroes of the papanitsa on the ice floe.

Among them are E.K. Fedorov.

Meeting of papanintsev in Moscow.

Photo by E.K. Fedorov, the initiator of the closure of the Kara-Bogaz Bay.

Says the chief engineer of the Karabogaz Sulfate plant, G.G. Bagirov.

View of the dam from above.

The dried-up Bay of Kara-Bogaz.

Continuation of the story of the chief engineer of the Karabogaz Sulfate plant G.G. Bagirov.

Mirabilite mining.

Says the vice president of the American corporation David Butts.

Photos of mirabilite mining on the American Salt Lake.

Photos of Salt Lake City.

Rusty ships and dead animals around Kara-Bogaz.

The Karabogaz Sulfate Plant.

A bird's-eye view of the surroundings of Kara-Bogaz.

large, a child living in the vicinity of Kara-Bogaz.

Key words



E.K. Fedorov, akademik. F.M. Tatarskij,nachaljnik otdela miniraljnih solej Minhimproma. SSSR. G.G. Bagirov,glavnij inzhener kombinata "Karabogazsuljfat". Devid Batts,vice-prezident amerikanskoj korporacii.

Calendar: 1937

Locations: Moscow [820] Turkmenistan [225]


Kara-Bogaz Bay. The Karabogaz Sulfate Plant.

Our website uses "cookies" to give you the best, most relevant experience. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to our use of cookies. See our User Agreement, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy.