Ships Raise Flags.. (1961)

Film-document №5505 2 parts, Duration: 0:20:00 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Babushkin Ya.

Operators: Zaporozhskiy I., Krylov A., Mikhaylov L., Tumorin R., Sher B.

Anouncers: Vygodskiy R.

Text writers: Belikov V.


About the celebration of the Navy Day in the cities of Vladivostok and Sevastopol.

Historical background

Celebrating the Navy of the USSR July 30, 1961.

Temporary description

The film is dedicated to the Day of Navy. City of Sevastopol. Memorial at Malakhov Hill. Eternal flame. The officers and sailors of the Black Sea, Baltic and Pacific fleets in military exercises in the campaigns. The movement of ships, hunting, and submarines. Concert of amateur on one of the vessels. Celebrations in Vladivostok. The commander of the Pacific Fleet Golikov welcomes sailors. Demonstration at sailors athletes. Marine Parade and Festival in Sevastopol. Fireworks and celebrations on the cruiser "Aurora" in Leningrad. There is Marshal AA Grechko. Fragments of the feature film "Battleship Potemkin", "October". Chronicle of the Second World War. Military operations of the Navy of the USSR.

Reel №1

Helicopter delivers newspapers on a warship at sea.

Sailors read the newspaper "Izvestia" on 30 June 1961 with the program of the CPSU (draft).


Participation sailors in the 1905 Revolution, the Great October Socialist Revolution and the Great Patriotic War.

The eternal flame at the grave of the defenders of Sevastopol on the Malakhov Kurgan.

Sailors lay flowers on the grave of the fallen heroes.

Sailors studying at the bridge, on the signal post, the rockets, the sight of guns.

Ships at sea hunters chase imaginary enemy - the submarine.

Submarine on the surface of the sea.

Battle alarm signal in a submarine.

Boat dives.

Ships hunters are preparing for the attack on the submarine, prepared with depth charges.

Explosions of depth charges - LS.

Sailors and officers aboard the Hunter and on the submarine during conditional combat action - CU.

The commander of the hunter-lieutenant Algashev directs the fighting.

Damage to the lighting system on the submarine repair the damage.

Convoy of warships at sea - LS., MS.

U-boats in the bay.

Chefs from the city to visit on a military ship inspecting equipment, instruments, learn about the life of seafarers.

Prokofiev commander talks to guests.

Telegraph machine on the ship.

Guests at the Lenin cabin.

Book of Honor - CU.

Amateur concert on the ship in honor of the guests.

Performed sailor dance (synchronously).

Glier Romance performs on a violin sailor Leonid Dvorkin (synchronously).

Guests say goodbye to sailors.

Reel №2

Sunrise over the Pacific Ocean - LS., MS.

Bay "Golden Horn" in Vladivostok - LS.

Arrival parades Pacific Fleet Commander Admiral Fokin and Marshal FI Golikov on warships.

Ships built for a parade in the bay "Golden Horn."

Admiral Fokin inspects ships and congratulated staff on the occasion of the Navy of the USSR.

Amphibious ships in the bay.

Sailors landing ships serve as athletes at the festival.

The celebration of the Navy of the USSR in Sevastopol: a parade of ships, performances, planting underwater assault "30 heroes of the beautiful", sailing boats, massive swimming sailors.

The spectators on the beach.

The celebration of the Navy of the USSR in Moscow: a high-speed hydrofoil on the Khimki reservoir carries the banner of Lenin.

The spectators on the shore.

Celebratory fireworks in Moscow.

The celebration of the Navy of the USSR in Leningrad: ships on the Neva.

Cruiser "Aurora", decorated with flags - LS.

Spectators on the Neva.

Former Commissioner of the cruiser "Aurora" Belyshev on holiday.

To "Aurora" arrived first deputy defense minister, Marshal AA Grechko and Chief Navy, Admiral SG Pots.

Reports to the parade commander Admiral Boykov.

With the boat "Albatross" Marshal AA Grechko welcomes Leningrad, situated on the banks of the Neva, congratulates sailors Baltic and Northern Fleets.

Veteran of World War II cruiser "Kirov" at the parade.

Arrival to the cruiser Marshal AA Grechko and Admiral SG Gorshkov.

Report to his commander.

Speech Marshal AA Grechko on parade.

The audience listens to the quays.

Speedboat layout carries the spacecraft "Vostok".

Helicopters fly over the warships.

Aircraft escorted the ships on parade - LS., MS.

Sunset over Leningrad.

Firework Leningrad - LS., CU.