Time for Action.. (1987)

Film-document №52345 2 parts to collection Price category G

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Director: V.Fomichev

Operators: E.Korshak


A film about the intensification of agriculture as an example of growing wheat.

Reel №1

The first part.

Snowy field.

First leaves and catkins on birch spring.

Birch bark.

Yellow maple leaves in autumn.

Raindrops falling on the ground.


Railroad rails (shooting from a moving train).

Steel plant.

Molten pig moves on the conveyor in the shop.

Icebreaker "Sibir" swims in the ice.

Takeoff on the airfield.

Crane on a construction site.

Welder working on the top floor of the building.

Ripe ears of wheat.


Plowing, harrowing the soil in the field.

Tractor working in the field.

Plowed fields (shooting motion, top).

View of the river.

Grass swaying in the river.


Plant cells (macro).

Shoot growth of plants, seed germination in soil (time-lapse recording).


Researcher in the field examines the ears of wheat, then in the lab puts an ear of wheat in a graduated glass cylinder.

Laboratory staff are watching the changes of wheat during its growth process the results of observations on the computer.

Device "Phytotron" - an artificial sun in a greenhouse, in which prototypes are grown wheat.

Research staff in the greenhouse at work.

The second part.

Researcher in the lab working on the computer.

Wheat test plots.

Rain on the field.

Wheat field, ripe ears of wheat.

Wheat, nailed to the ground by rain.

Flowering shrub.

Plowed field (shooting motion, top).

Wheat crops.

Sprinkling system works in a wheat field.

Harvesting wheat combine.

Loading harvested wheat on the machine.

Wheat grain is sifted on a special facility.

Farmland, river, rural settlements (aerial photography).

Key words

Landscapes. Trains and roads. Metallurgy. Maritime and Transport path. Air transport, airports. Building. Crop. Agricultural sciences.