The Guest from Ceylon. (1961)

Film-document №5468 1 part, Duration: 0:09:53, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Veyland B.

Operators: Golbrikh M., Gusev S., Kozyrev V., Krylov A., Luchinin O.


About the stay of the Minister of Finance of Ceylon in the USSR.

Historical background

March 23, 1961, arrived in Moscow, Minister of Finance, Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Defense Felix Bandaranaike of Ceylon. Guest toured the country.

Temporary description

Film about the visit to the Soviet Union Finance Minister, Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Defense, Felix Dias Bandaranaike of Ceylon. City of Moscow. Meeting of Franklin D. Bandaranaike at the airport, reception by the Minister of Finance of the USSR VF Garbuzova, reception at Kosygin, the hosting of Khrushchev. Address F. Bandaranaike on television (synchronously). Conducted at the airport. Among those present: Elizabeth Bandaranaike, Mrs. Malalasekera. F. Bandaranaike and his entourage have placed wreaths at the Lenin Mausoleum, are present at the party in the House of Friendship. In Leningrad. Members of the delegation visiting the sights of the city, visit the Palace of Pioneers. The city of Kiev. Members of the delegation at a reception at the President of the Council of Ministers of Ukraine Senin, electrical plant, laying wreaths on the monuments of the Second World War see the sights of the city, including St. Sophia's Cathedral, visit one of the kindergartens, the Palace of Culture. The city of Sochi. The delegation visited the resort disturbance, passing in a car on the beach.

Reel №1

High-rise building on Smolensk Square.

Manezh Square.

Dzerzhinsky Square - LS.

At Sheremetyevo airport taxis plane "TU-104» - LS.

Out of the plane F. Bandaranaike.

Guests are greeted with the Minister of Finance of the USSR VF Garbuzov Ceylon Ambassador to the USSR Malalasekera and others.

Fax Receive Bandaranaike VF Garbuzova.

The building of the Grand Kremlin Palace - MS.

Fax Receive Bandaranaike first deputy chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers AN Kosygin in the Kremlin.

Red Square (stands along the Kremlin wall, away mausoleum).

Machine with guests passing on Sverdlov Square.

The inscription on the House of Friendship with Peoples of Foreign Countries.

Admission Ceylon guests at the Friendship House.

Welcomes guests deputy chairman of the Union of Soviet Societies for Friendship and Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries Gorshkov.

Felix Bandaranaike and his wife.

Among those present at the reception - Sergei Mikhalkov, A. Zawadzki, AN Tupolev and others.

With the response the speaker F. Bandaranaike.

Embankment in Leningrad.

Monument to Peter I - MS., LS.

Guests visiting the city.

Travel by car in the city.

Guests at the Smolny Institute.

Monument to Lenin at Smolny - LS., MS.

Guests on a warship.

Guests are greeted by Rear Admiral Koshkarev.

Guests at the Palace of Pioneers.

F. Bandaranaike dancing with the Pioneers, playing chess with the boy.

Ambassador Malalasekera among the pioneers.

Kiev - LS. (Top point).

Receiving guests Ceylon first deputy chairman of the Council of Ministers of USSR Senin.

Sit F. Bandaranaike and Malalasekera - MS.

Visiting guests electrical plant.

Guests are introduced to production.

Guests are directed to the monument to General Vatutin.

Monument - MS., PNRM. the inscription on the monument.

Eternal Flame at the Tomb of the heroes at the obelisk of Fame - CU., MS.

Guests at the kindergarten children.

Kiev: Cathedrals, St.

Sophia Cathedral, the facade of the Palace of Culture, etc.

The aircraft "IL-18" in the air - LS.

Railway station in Sochi (the building).

Sochi (with us).

F. Bandaranaike and his wife in the car.

Automobile on the highway that runs along the sea.

Guests come to one of the Sochi sanatoria.

Vacationers meet them.

Guests visiting the building of the sanatorium.

The Grand Kremlin Palace (from the Moskva River).

NS Khrushchev takes the Kremlin F. Bandaranaike and his entourage.

Sitting, talking.

Operators with the equipment to the TV studio.

F. Bandaranaike speaking to Soviet viewers (synchronous) - CU.

Sitting next to his wife, Elizabeth, Malalasekera ambassador and his wife.

Seeing off guests at the airport "Sheremetyevo".


The plane takes off - LS.