The world's first (1955)

Documentary №53691, 2 parts, duration: 0:16:44
Production: Centrnauchfilm (CNF)
Director:D.Bogolepov .
Camera operators:I.Kasatkin , V.Virubov .


Popular science film about the world's first commercial nuclear power plant built in the USSR in Obninsk. Buildings, grounds, rooms station operation of the nuclear reactor and other units. Employees at work.

Reel №1

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Editorial of the newspaper "Pravda".

The NPP building.

A sign on the building "Nuclear power plant".

The central hall.

Nuclear reactor.

Reactor structure (animation).

Nuclear reaction (animation).

Technological scheme of the reactor operation (animation).


A room with steam generators.


Electric motors that drive pumps.

The process of obtaining steam (animation).

Steam turbine.

The capacitor.

The scheme of work (animation).

Central control panel.

Mechanisms that move the rods.

Instruments on the panel.

Locations: Kaluga region [779]



Reel №2

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Central control panel.

Instrument readings.

Rechargeable batteries.

Concrete protection.

Pipelines with radioactive water.

Devices that detect radioactive radiation, in case of its occurrence.

A light alarm warning of danger.

Ventilation installations.

Replacement of used channels with new ones.

Turbo generator.

Transformer substation.

Power lines.

Short plans of various industries using electricity.

Locations: Kaluga region [779]



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