In the City of Addis Ababa. (1960)

Film-document №5273 2 parts, Duration: 0:18:54 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Koloshin A.

Operators: Koloshin A.


About the first Soviet Industrial Exhibition held in Ethiopia.

Temporary description

Film about the first Soviet industrial exhibition in Ethiopia. City of Addis Ababa. Streets, police regulates movement. Monuments. Poster of the Soviet film "The destiny of man." The people at the theater. The Soviet delegation headed by Minister MA Lesechko, who arrived at the opening of the exhibition, the Emperor Haile Selassie I. MA Lesechko gives a message to the Emperor Khrushchev. Opening of the exhibition. Speakers: MA Lesechko, Haile Selassie I. The Emperor visits the exhibition. Reception of the Emperor. Customers visiting the exhibits of the exhibition. Ethiopian artists in the exhibition. Ethiopian Ensemble Concert at the club "Patriotic Association". Soviet doctors working in hospital in Addis Ababa. Businesses visiting the exhibition. The signing of trade agreement.

Reel №1

Addis Ababa - LS. (The plane).

City street with pedestrian traffic - different. (With motion).

Posters of the film "The destiny of man» - MS., CU.

The Soviet delegation, headed by M.A.Lesechko (Minister of the Soviet Union) at the reception of the Emperor of Ethiopia Haile Selassie I - MS., CU.

At the exhibition are the final preparations: a woman polishing machine, working decay-extracting bus, firefighters in the pavilion - different.

At the opening of the exhibition arrived Emperor Haile Selassie I - MS.

Emperor met: Soviet Ambassador to Ethiopia, Comrade.

Budak, M.A.Lesechko, members of the delegation of Comrade.

Grishin, Kolosovsky and exhibition director comrade.


An employee of the exhibition V.Ivanov Amharic welcomes the emperor - LS.

With the government the speaker M.A.Lesechko (synchronous) - Various.

Acts of Haile Selassie I (synchronously) - MS.

Haile Selassie I cuts the ribbon - LS.

Exhibits: mock nuclear icebreaker "Lenin", dummy satellite, photo Lou HN, etc. - are different.

Guests visiting the exhibits - different.

Emperor of Ethiopia examines IL-18 (at the airport) - MS.

Haile Selassie I and the others on the plane - MS., CU.

The streets of the city - LS.

People go to the exhibition - LS.

Reel №2

Visitors to the exhibition hall - different.

Faces of people watching the work exhibits - different., MS., CU.

Ethiopian man manages manipulator "mechanical hands» - MS., CU.

"Mechanical Hands" light a match - CU.

Working machine of the latest design - LS.

Worked as a typesetter - Various.

PNRM. on Exhibits - LS.

PNRM. on radio and TV - MS., PNRM.

Among the visitors at the show the presence of Ethiopian artists - different.

The club "Patriotic Association" goes live, the Ethiopian singer Debra Tessema performs the song "Eyes set to see everything" (synchronous) - Various.

Men sing a song and dance of the warriors of the tribe Tigre (synchronous) - Various.

Artists, two girls and a man performing a dance Gojam Province - Various.

Visitors view an exhibition of the USSR - are different.

PNRM. picture MSU - CU.

Photos Soviet hospital: there is an operation - different.

Residents of the corridor Hospital.

Dedzhazmach Balch in the waiting room to the board-sky doctor - LS., MS.

The people at the exhibition - different.

Conversation of business and inspection of the exhibition - LS., MS.

The signing of the trade agreement - different.

Visitors at the exhibition examine the tractor, passenger car "Seagull", a book - different.

A group of people engaged in the study of the Russian language teacher Russian - different.

Exhibits: Tula samovar, satellite, vacuum cleaners, fabric, handbags, shoes, toys, etc. - are different.

The inscription "Soldiers" - "sold" on the carpets, plated teapots, vase, linens - different., PNRM.