The Asuan Dam is the Hope of Egypt.. (1961)

Film-document №5434 2 parts, Duration: 0:19:09 to collection Price category A

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Needs clarification of possibility of digitizing in HD.

Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Varlamov L.

Operators: Gorchilin I., Kopalin V.

Text writers: Barashev I.


On the construction of the Asuan Dam in Egypt.

Temporary description

The film tells about the problems of irrigation land of Egypt, to begin construction of the Aswan High Dam in the United Arab Republic on the banks of the Nile River and the participation in the construction of the Soviet Union. Pyramid. Temple. Sphinx. Desert. Fellah-poor obtain water, draws a bucket, leads the buffalo. City of Cairo. Institute of Irrigation. President Gamal Abdel Nasser, Minister Hasan Zaki consider the layout of the dam. River Nile. Nuba Mountains. Khrushchev signed the treaty, welcomed GA Nasser. Construction of the Aswan Dam. Among the builders of the Soviet experts: Professor IV Kamzin, engineer GA Radchenko. Passes freight train with equipment from the USSR. Construction of the Aswan Dam. Hero of Socialist Labor V. Klement'ev teach Arab worker. City of Aswan. Streets. Temple of Abu Simbel. Sculpture of the pharaoh. Tourists on the construction. Works N. Fedosov. Professor IV Komzin, Hassan Zaki on the construction.