Tours of American Artists in the USSR. (1960)

Film-document №5289 2 parts, Duration: 0:18:56, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Ovanesova A.

Operators: Makaseev A.


The film is about tours of USA artists in Moscow.

Historical background

In 1960, the Soviet Union is artists with performances of American musical comedy.

Reel №1

Theater of the Soviet Army - LS.

To go to the theater American actors Lola Fisher, Michael Evans, Charles Victor and others are locked.

Spectators out of the car, sent to the theater.

A scene from "My Fair Lady," "Pygmalion": Lizzie Dullitl - Lola Fisher, Professor Higgens - Michael Evans (synchronously).

Applauding audience.

American artists in a bus passing through Moscow.

Pushkin Square, one of the prospects in the new district of Moscow, Gorky Street (with us).

Artists visiting the Kremlin.

PNRM. by Kremlin cathedrals.

Tsar Bell Tsar Cannon - MS.

Guests in St.

George's Hall.

Chandeliers - CU.

Guests at Moscow University.

Sculpture in front of the University - CU.

Assembly Hall University - MS., PNRM.

Sitting American artists.

Hand writing in a notebook - CU.

Engaged students.

Student speaks English (synchronously).

Artists of the parapet on the Lenin Hills: look, take pictures.


Lenin - LS., PNRM.

The audience in the theater of the Soviet Army, applaud.

A scene from "My Fair Lady" (synchronous).

A group of artists of the Moscow Operetta presents flowers American actors, among them - GM Yaron.

Moscow artists perform a song from the opera by Shostakovich "Moscow, Cheryomushki" and Hutsul Dance from the opera "Trembita" (synchronous).

Watch and applaud American artists.

Reel №2

A scene from the musical comedy "The Wedding in the Robin", performed by the Moscow artists in English (synchronously).

Talking Soviet and American artists, American artists give autographs.

The building of the Tretyakov Gallery - LS.

American artists visiting the exhibition.

Old church painting.

Vasnetsov's painting "Ivan Tsarevich and the Grey Wolf", "Three heroes» - CU.

Guests present at the lesson of classical dance in the Bolshoi Ballet School (zoom).

A scene from the ballet "The Little Humpbacked Horse" (synchronous).

American guests in the box, applauding.

Neva river - LS.

Street of Leningrad.

American artists traveling on the bus.

Cruiser "Aurora» - MS.

Guests visiting the cruiser.

Guests visiting Leningrad.

Monument to Peter I - LS.


Isaac's Cathedral - MS.

Guests on the waterfront.

A scene from "My Fair Lady" (synchronous) - LS., MS.

American artists visiting Kiev.

Street, square of Kiev - MS., LS.

Bohdan Khmelnytsky Statue - MS.

Guests talk with children - MS.

Volodymyr Hill - LS., PNRM.

Guests photographed.

A scene from "My Fair Lady" (synchronous) - MS., LS.