Difficult choices. (1989)

Documentary №52174, 3 parts, duration: 0:23:30
Production: Centrnauchfilm (CNF)
Director:Sivkov V.


The film is about the difficult choice that turned out to humanity in search of a reliable energy source. "Pros" and "cons" of nuclear power development.

Reel №1

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Ringing alarm clock, a woman wakes up.

A woman walks into the kitchen includes a coffee maker.

Work kitchen appliances.

A woman pulls out of the toaster toasted bread.

The woman in the mirror dries hair a hairdryer.

Trolley buses on the streets.

A weaver in the workshop of a textile factory.

Freshly baked bread.

Operate cranes at the port.

Panorama of the high-voltage power lines.

Photo of the destroyed 4th power unit of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant.

Photo soldiers conducting radiation monitoring of vehicles.

Photo stork nests in the area of infection.

Bars trolley wires touch.

Non-working traffic lights at the crossroads.

Hands drivers Click on the signal.

Road congestion at the intersection.

Composition of metro trains in the depot.

She performs at the meeting dedicated to the feasibility of using nuclear energy.

People listen to the speaker.

A person meeting participant.

The rally in Gorky against building a nuclear power plant.

The girl's face.

Map of Gorky region.

Those participating in the meeting.

Poster against the construction of the Gorky plant.

Newspaper publications on the prospects and problems of development of nuclear energy.

Members of the crew are preparing for the shooting of the film.

The operator of the camera.

Academician Velikhov EP gives interviews (synchronously).

General view of the highway with cars riding on it (above).

View of the city block with gardens.

The representative of the "green" Kurkin B. gives interviews (synchronously).

Masts-transmission tower.

There is a train, carrying agricultural machinery.

Wagons for the transport of cars.

Types of cast iron factory shop.

Transmission tower.

Types of hydroelectric dams (above).

Panorama hydroelectric.

The power plant in Crimea, which uses the sun's energy.

General view of the solar cells (top).

The solar disk.

Mirrors rotated at an angle to the receiving turret.

Mirrors solar power.


Evgeny Pavlovich Velikhov - physicist

Reel №2

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Rotating electrical windmill.

Drawings of wind power.

Wind turbines standing along the road.

Sailing yacht in the calm.

Yachtsman activate the motor yacht.

Yacht with a flat sail is gathering pace.

Photos of tidal power on the Atlantic coast.

Photos of construction equipment and fragments tide station.

Map of the Murmansk region.

Hydroelectric turbine on acidic Guba in Murmansk.

Forms part of the tidal station.

Types of hot springs in Kamchatka.

Pipe geothermal power.

Panorama of the valley of hot springs with geothermal station.

Kind of hot springs.

General view of the thermal power plant.

Panorama power station.

Laying of gas pipeline in Siberia.

Transmission tower.

The landscape of the Siberian gas field.

The fire from the ground to the gas field.

The oil-producing platforms.

There is a train with fuel.

Oil drilling.

Persons drillers.

Fuel tanks.

General view of the oil-producing complex.

Coal mining pit method.

A general view of the old quarry development (above).

Go trains with coal.

Panorama thermal power plant ash dump.

Smoking chimneys of thermal power plants.

Dead trees in the area of thermal power plant.

Panorama of thermal and nuclear power plants in Zaporozhye.

Buildings and housing Zaporizhzhya.

The rods for nuclear reactors.

Fuel assembly for a power reactor.

Pool to withstand the heat of the assembly.

Panorama of the inside of the plant.

Concrete dome at the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant.

General view of the road between the careers of the Caspian Mining and Metallurgical Combine.

Panorama of the quarry.

Scientist holding a rock sample.

Uranium mining pit method.

Passing heavy dump trucks.

Fragment of mining equipment.

General view of the quarry development.

Camels on the shores of the Caspian Sea.

Panorama of the sea coast.

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General view of a uranium mill in the city of Shevchenko on the Caspian Sea.

Nuclear plant for seawater desalination.

Panorama of the city.

People walk through the city center.

Monument to poet Taras Shevchenko People on the streets of the city.

Those children.

Types of urban neighborhoods.

Deputy Director General VNIIAES Shumyatsky O. gives interviews (synchronously).

People listen Shumyatsky.

Shumyatsky gives interviews (synchronously).

Photos of disasters and accidents in transport and industry in the USSR and abroad in the late 1980s.

Occupation Safety and co-workers of NPP. Employees at the nuclear power plant control room monitor the state of nuclear safety.

Activities on preparation of nuclear power plant operators.

Operators at the control panel.

Packaging of radioactive waste.

Animation showing the principle of disposal of radioactive waste.

The staff in the control room of the nuclear power plant panels and control devices.

Operators of nuclear power at work.

Figures power lines and oil-producing complex.

The sun is shining.

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