Creation of Light.. (1961)

Film-document №5599 2 parts, Duration: 0:19:11, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Bubrik S.

Script writers: Pisarzhevskiy O.

Operators: Kasatkin P.


The film-biography about the scientist -physicist N.I. Vavilov.

Discoveries | Physics


Temporary description

Photos from the family album of Academician SI Vavilov. Vavilov conducts research in the laboratory on the luminescence. Production processes in the shop of the plant for the production of fluorescent lamps. Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR Mikhail Kalinin gives Vavilov medal. Vavilov is looking into a microscope in the laboratory of the State Optical Institute in Leningrad, speaks at a meeting of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, signed the Stockholm Appeal of banning nuclear weapons (1950) is present at the commission meeting of the Academy of Sciences to study the stratosphere (1933), speaks with members of the physical circle of the Polytechnic Museum. Vavilov is present on the line in a camp, conducts research in the laboratory name Lebedev Physics Institute; speaks to voters as a deputy of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR (synchronously). Employees of the Institute for Nuclear Research in Dubna study Vavilov-Cherenkov effect in the laboratory of the institute. Nobel Prize Ceremony PA Cherenkov and other physicists. Funeral Vavilov. First Secretary of the CPSU Khrushchev speaking at the ceremony.

Reel №1

MSU with lighted windows - LS.

Street lighting fluorescent light.

Marx Prospekt.

The illuminated high-rise building (evening).

Newsreel of the 40-ies.:

SI Vavilov at a desk, writing - MS., CU.

PNRM. at home in Moscow, where he lived SI Vavilov.

The Executive Office of Vavilov.

Desk: book and glasses lie.

The album opens with photos.

Several photos Vavilov in childhood, in adolescence.

Portraits of teachers SI Vavilov: physicist Pyotr Lebedev, scientist Petr Petrovich Lazarev.

SI Vavilov and co-workers in the laboratory.

PNRM. for flasks with luminescent substances.

Production of fluorescent lamps in the shop of the plant.

Scientist at the oscilloscope - CU.

Luminescent screen of the oscilloscope.

PNRM. on the radar installation.

Set screen with light spots and lines - CU.

PNRM. on TV.

Luminescent screen TV.

Fluorescent light - CU.

Newsreel of the 40-ies.:

SI Vavilov reads classroom lecture.

MI Kalinin presents Vavilov Order of the Red Banner.

Embankment in Leningrad.

SI Vavilov at the microscope at the State Optical Institute in Leningrad, whose work he organized in five-year plans.

Scientist at the electron microscope - LS., CU.

The territory of the USSR Academy of Sciences, the Academy building in the distance.

The scientists to the President of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR S. Vavilov.

Academician Ivan Pavlovich Bardin - CU.

SI Vavilov's card construction of hydropower plants.

SI Vavilov with major figures of the world of science, Irene and Frederic Joliot-Curie - MS.

SI Vavilov signed the Stockholm Appeal.

Text Appeal - CU.

SI Vavilov among Soviet Stratonavtov, participate in scientific equipment operations.

Stratospheric balloon launch.

SI Vavilov with students - members of the Museum of the physical circle.

Reel №2

Newsreel of the 40-ies.:

SI Vavilov among the pioneers.

He tied pioneer tie.

Landscape near Moscow (summer).

Vacation home of a scientist.

Some landscapes.

A bench in the garden.


Newsreel of the 40-ies.:

A sign on the building of the Institute of Physics of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, the Institute building.

SI Vavilov gets out and goes to college (winter).

SI Vavilov in the laboratory at the instruments, at a desk in his office.

Pavilion "Nuclear energy for peaceful purposes" at ENEA.

Visitors at the nuclear reactor.


Luminescence observed through the water (Cerenkov radiation).

The building of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research in Dubna - LS.

Sign, "High Energy Laboratory, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research."

PNRM. by synchrotron.

The staff at the instruments that detect particles on Vavilov-Cherenkov radiation.

Newsreel 1958:

The Nobel Prize group of Soviet physicists: IE Tamm, IM Frank and PA Cherenkov for developing a theory of the Cerenkov effect.

Newsreel of the 40-ies.:

SI Vavilov speaks at election meeting before voters nominated scholar candidates for the Supreme Soviet of the USSR (synchronous) - MS., CU.

Residents of the village of Kolomenskoye in posters lectures Vavilov.

Sergei Ivanovich met on the collective farm exhibition with the achievements of agricultural cooperatives.

Books SI Vavilov in Russian and other languages.

Newsreel of the 40-ies.:

Akademik Vavilov with members of the editorial board of the meeting as the chief editor of the second edition of the Great Soviet Encyclopedia.

PNRM. by volume of TSB.

Open one of the volumes, impact on the title page.

Manuscript, corrected Sergei Ivanovich.

Newsreel 1951:

Memorial meeting at the Novodevichy Cemetery in memory of the scientist.

NS stands Khrushchev - LS.

Scientists in the lab at work.

Light beam on the lens.

Portrait of SI Vavilov - MS.