The activities of the Communist party in post-war years (1945-1952). (series the history of the CPSU). (1979)

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Producer Lennauchfilm (LNF)

Director: Shtaden A.

Script writers: Vyazovov B.

Operators: Tiktinskaya I.


The film is about the role of the Communist Party in the creation of the socialist countries, economic assistance to these countries, the struggle for peace, the leadership of the Communist Party in the reconstruction of the destroyed during the war of the Soviet economy.

Sectors of the economy

Reel №1

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Newsreel 1945: the flag of victory over Berlin.

Soviet soldiers on the steps of the Reichstag.

The face of a Soviet soldier.

Soldiers throw trophy banners at the foot of the mausoleum on Red Square.

Artillery salute.

The Soviet soldiers are returning home.

The ruins of the Soviet cities.

People locomotive repair.

General view of the destroyed Dnieper.

The ruins of a city block.

The population of cities in Europe welcomed the Soviet troops.

The soldier sitting on a tank armor, talking with people.

Meeting in Prague.

K. Gottwald stands GM Dimitrov on the podium during the rally.

Demonstration in Sofia.

General view of the meeting in one of the cities in Europe.

Map of the socialist countries of Europe.

Newsreel of the late 1940s: demonstrations and rallies in the cities of Eastern Europe.

People dropped leaflets from a moving car.

People read leaflets.

Military at the polling station.

Women dipped in ballot box.

Section landed estates peasants.

The farmer puts the peg on their own land.

Demonstration in one of the cities in Poland.

People standing on the balcony, welcome demonstration.

Meeting of the parliament of the socialist countries.

Map of the socialist countries of Europe.

Photo working, reading a newspaper.

Texts of treaties of friendship and mutual assistance between the USSR and the socialist countries, published in the newspapers.

Rally to mark the transfer of the Soviet army party tractors Bulgaria.

People go to the tractors.

Soviet soldiers congratulate them.

Bulgarian peasants ride on the tractor.

Unloading the wheat that was sent from the USSR. Harvesters on railway platforms.

There is a train with fuel.

Demonstration in Berlin.

People who arrived from the Soviet Union opened the car with the cattle.

People discharged from car carcasses.

Newsreel: The signing of the documents on the establishment of the Council for Mutual Economic Assistance (CMEA).

The texts of newspaper articles about the creation of the CMEA.

Newsreel: Prague residents welcome the train arrived from the Soviet Union.

Steam locomotive is coming to the platform.

Photos illustrating the cooperation of workers of the socialist countries.

Photos protesting workers in the capitalist countries.

Newsreel: The protest in the capitalist countries.

Closed during strikes enterprises facing the train.

Slums in a capitalist country.

Man looking at the price tags on the store window.

Picket strikers.


Feast of the French Communists newspaper "L'Humanite" in Paris.

Persons in the communist rally in France.

General view of the demonstration in Rome.

She speaks at a rally in Rome.

General view of the meeting.

Photos kinds of Warsaw.

Message in the newspaper about the information meeting of representatives of the Communist Party.

Newsreel: rallies and demonstrations in South-East Asia.


Statue falls from its pedestal.

Persons cheering Africans.

The troops of the Liberation Army of China are included in Beijing in 1949.

Map of the socialist countries of Asia.

Newsreel: The troops of the People's Army of Vietnam in Hanoi.

People on the sidewalks welcomed the soldiers.

The girl gives flowers to the soldier.

Map of Asia, gained independence in the late 1940s.

Newsreel: The rally in India.

Map showing countries of the socialist and capitalist camps.

Newsreel: The arrests of demonstrators protesting in the capitalist countries.

Racism and neo-Nazism in the United States.

The arrests of blacks.

The event society "Ku Klux Klan".

Photo W. Churchill at his desk.

Newsreel 1946: Churchill's Fulton speech.

Parade of American troops on a military base.

Generals and officers greet troops during the parade.

US flag flies over a military base.

President Truman G. sign documents.

American tanks on the streets of one of the European cities.

Admirals US and NATO on the deck of the ship.

Rise trunks artillery.

The plane takes off from the deck of an aircraft carrier.

US aircraft carrier (top).

The launch.

Dive bombers.

Conversations officers.

Revanchist rally in West Berlin.

US military transport plane at the airport before take-off.

American bombers flying.

Bombs fall out of bomb bay.

Burning earth, man, enveloped in flames.

Burning building in North Korea.

Truman's face.

Bombs fall.

The consequences of the US bombing.

Murdered child.

A man carries a child's body.

Dead children.

Give first aid to the wounded.

Meeting at the Soviet Union against the war in Korea.

People put their signatures to end the war.

She speaks at anti-war rally.

General view of the meeting at the Palace Square in Leningrad.

The text of the Soviet proposals for general reduction of armaments.

The text of the Law "On Protection of the world."

Newsreel: The anti-war demonstration in one of the cities in Europe.

People are carrying banners with anti-war slogans.

Meeting of the World Peace Council.

Acts Joliot-Curie.

Meeting of the World Peace Council.

Persons Bureau members.

Performed by one of the participants.

Participants of the meeting vote.

Sheets with signatures for the Stockholm Appeal on the prohibition of atomic weapons.

People put their signatures under the appeal.

Poster "We are for peace."


Gottwald Klement - Czechoslovak state and political figure
Georgy Dimitrov - Bulgarian state and political figure
Winston Churchill - British statesman and politician
Harry Truman - American statesman and politician
Frederic Joliot-Curie - French physicist and public figure




West Berlin
Western Europe
North Korea



Foreign policy; International cooperation; International organizations; International military organizations; Rallies; Demonstrations; Economic cooperation
Policy; Space; Defense and internal security; Society, social activities and community organizations; Social life; Sectors of the economy

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Photos of dead Soviet people, destroyed towns, industrial and agricultural enterprises.

Newsreel 1940: General view of the destroyed city (top), destroyed factories.

View of the Moscow Kremlin.

Session of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR.

The text of the Law "On the five-year plan of restoration and development of the national economy for 1946-1950."

Newsreel: a meeting at one of the factories.

People vote for the development of socialist competition.

Photos Makeevsky metallurgists.

Newsreel: working in the foundry one of the factories of Leningrad.

Newspaper articles to honor five-year plan in four years.

Newsreel: workers initiators accelerate production.

Engineer checks the function of the machine.

Engineer inspects the work of spinners.

Militant workers and designers share their experience in the "Stakhanov office" of the plant.

The workers go rubble plant.

Miners are in the flooded mine.

Restoration work on the mines of the Donbass.

The miners working in the mine.

Mined coal on the conveyor belt.

Face miner.

Mined coal is poured onto a conveyor belt.

Ruins of the Dnieper.

People are working on the restoration of the Dnieper.

General view of the restoration of the Dnieper.

Women wear land on a stretcher.

The reconstructed dam of the Dnieper.

Ruined Plant "Zaporizhstal".

Work to restore the plant.

Fitters and welders at work.

Installation of components and assemblies factory machines.

Meeting on the occasion of launching "Iron and Steel".

People applauded.

Performs the first secretary of Zaporizhzhya Regional Party Committee LI Brezhnev

Book cover Brezhnev's "Rebirth", a quote from the book.

Medal "For the restoration of Donbass".

Newsreel: The panorama of the industrial enterprise in the Donbas (top).

People walk past a wall of a ruined house.

People are working on rebuilding homes.

Bricklayers lay out the walls of new homes.

A general view of the new city block (the top).

General view of the factory floor.

New automatic machines for production.

Production line for the production of automobile engines.

Photo Academician IV Kurchatov Photo spacecraft.

Portrait of SP Korolev designer General view of the collective farm field.

The text of the Plenum of the Central Committee of the CPSU (b) "On measures the progress of agriculture in the postwar period."

Newsreel: panorama Tractor Plant (top).

Ready engines for tractors in the factory shop.

Ready tractor leaves the gate shop.

Playground finished products of the Minsk Tractor Plant.

A person working.

Tractor on railway platforms.

Shop factory "Rostselmash".

People visiting ready harvesters.

Combine harvesting.

People are working on the grind.

Women poured grain bags.

Awarding the foremost agriculture.

Awarded foremost.

Combine in a field close-up collective farm harvesting.

People winnowing threshed grain.

Poultry and sheep herd close-up of the collective farm.

Milking cows in a field.

Construction of rural houses.

Collective farm chairman discusses the development plan with the architect.

Construction of rural houses.

Photos of collectivization in the areas included in the Soviet Union before World War II.

Newspaper articles on monetary reform.

Newsreel: The speaker speaks at a meeting about monetary reform.

People applauded.

Samples of old and new banknotes.

Newsreel: workers change the sign of the catering.

The seller removes the wall table rules holiday products.

People smile.

Sellers grocery store serving customers.

Women pick up your purchase.

The text of the decision to reduce retail prices.

Newsreel: Seller hand, altering the price tags on the goods.

Sellers behind the counter of a bakery.

People choose dishes in a hardware store.

The seller pays the buyer the radio.

The meeting in the Hall of Columns.

Faces of the participants.

Woman of the floor.

Party meetings in enterprises and institutions.

Occupation Party activists on one of the businesses.

Persons activists.

Agitator talking with people.

Photos agitators, conducting interviews.

Newsreel: The man behind the desk reading a book.

People in the bookstore choose books.

Photographs and newsreels, people engaged in the reading rooms of libraries.

Photos of 19 meetings of the Congress of the CPSU. Photos delegates.

Brochures with the directives of the fifth five-year plan, the resolutions of the Congress, the Charter Committee.

Newsreel: The delegates of the congress in Hale meetings.

Working in a foundry one of the plants.

Miners in the mine.

Rolling mill plant.

Face spinners.

Powered loom.

Face combiner.

The field is hlebouborochny harvester.

Rolls crop is.

Work is at the machine.

Production of large machine parts.

Persons students.

Students at a lecture.


Leonid Ilyich Brezhnev - statesman and political figure
Igor V. Kurchatov - nuclear physicist
Sergei Pavlovich Korolev - Designer of rocket and space technology





CPSU activity; Congress of the CPSU; Industry; Agriculture; Trade; Rallies
Domestic policy; Policy; Sectors of the economy; Society, social activities and community organizations; Social life