On the Independence Day of Ceylon. (1959)

Film-document №5240 1 part, Duration: 0:10:06, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Okuneva V.

Operators: Buslaev U., Oshurkov M.


About the celebration of the 11th Anniversary of the Independence of Ceylon.

Historical background

February 4, 1959 in the Soviet Union is widely observed 11-th anniversary of Independence of the friendly country of Ceylon.

Temporary description

City of Moscow. Central Television of the Soviet Union. Television studio. Speech by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Ceylon in the USSR Gunapala Malalasekera. Daughter of Ambassador anomalies Malalasekera perform folk dance. The Museum of Oriental Art. Exhibition "Craftsmanship of Ceylon. Of Exhibits. Visitors. There is Ambassador of Ceylon. Cinema "savages". Premiere Ceylon feature film "The Line of fate." Present: Deputy Minister of Culture B. Surin, Ambassador of Ceylon. The building of the Embassy of Ceylon. Reception in honor of the 11 th anniversary of the independence of Ceylon. Ambassador of Ceylon, and his wife receive guests. Present: Khrushchev, Anastas Mikoyan, NA Mukhitdinov, N. Mikhailov.

Reel №1

Speech on Moscow television Ambassador of Ceylon in the USSR Gunapala Malalasekera (synchronously).

Familiarity with the songs and dances of Ceylon.

Opening of the 'Craftsmanship of Ceylon. "

Ceylon premiere of the film "The line of destiny" in the cinema "Thunderbird."

Reception at the Embassy of Ceylon.

Among the guests - NS Khrushchev, AI Mikoyan.

NA Mukhitdinov.

Embassy Ceylon.

The ambassador and his wife greeted guests at a reception on the occasion of the 11th anniversary of the proclamation of the Independence of Ceylon.

Greet Ambassador NS Khrushchev, AI Mikoyan, NA Mukhitdinov.

Talking guests.