Over The Ocean With a Song.. (1962)

Film-document №5711 2 parts, Duration: 0:19:51 to collection Price category A

Not Digitized

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Needs clarification of possibility of digitizing in HD.

Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Oshurkov M., Plotnikova V.

Operators: Oshurkov M.

Anouncers: Khmara L.

Text writers: Braslavskiy L.


About tour around Canada made by the Red Banner Singing and Dancing ensemble of the Sovier Army.

Temporary description

The film about the tour of Song and Dance Ensemble behalf Alexandrov in Canada. Canada. Speeches ensemble of artists in the cities. Edmonton, Vancouver, Ottawa, Toronto. Posters presentations. Execution of songs, including "Kalinka, Cossack and Ukrainian dances (sinhr.). Head of ensemble B. Aleksandrov, actors during rehearsals, concerts, meetings with the audience, interviews with the unemployed on the streets of Toronto, sightseeing. An incident during a concert in Edmonton: a resident of the city - a Ukrainian-born former benderovets sells anti-Soviet leaflets, remove it from the hall. City of Vancouver. Residents of the city stand in line for tickets, go to the concert. A female police officer regulating traffic. City of Toronto. Industry. Bank building. Demonstrating strikers. Unemployed in line for free soup. Townscape. Attractions and monuments. Ontario. Indian Reservation. Indians of different sex, age. Cemetery. City of Ottawa. Divorce honor guard at City Hall. Monument to fallen Canadian soldiers. City of Edmonton. Meeting artists bread and salt. Monument to Taras Shevchenko. Artists and residents of the city, Ukrainian by birth, lay wreaths at the monument.

Reel №1

PNRM. on the streets of Vancouver.

Vancouver residents are in the queue for tickets to the concert of the Alexandrov Ensemble.

Posters ensemble concerts in Canada.

Artists of the ensemble on the streets give autographs to local residents.

Selling software ensemble concert in Vancouver.

Woman - policeman regulates the traffic in the city.

Vancouver residents are going to a concert.

The audience in the Great Hall - LS., MS.

Alexandrov Ensemble performs "Song of Russia" (synchronous).

The audience applauded.

Band leader Aleksandrov and artists on the scene.

The ensemble performs the song "Kalinka" (synchronous).

Dance group Ensemble performs Cossack dance (synchronously).

Canadian children presented with flowers artists.

Vancouver residents warmly escorted Soviet artists who depart in Toronto.

Toronto - LS. PNRM.

The streets of the city - MS.

Plants Toronto - MS.

Building trade companies and U.S. banks in downtown Toronto.

Vehicles and pedestrians on the streets of Toronto.

Construction of a new bank in town.

Artists of the Alexandrov Ensemble in Toronto talking to the unemployed.

Striking masons picketing under construction bank, demanding higher wages.

Reel №2

In Toronto sit unemployed.

A long queue of unemployed free lunch.

Toronto area for the poor - PNRM.

Monuments of ancient culture, totems - CU., MS.

Sign "Indian Reservation» - CU.

Indian houses for wire fencing.

Indian children on the reservation - MS.

Indian Cemetery - LS.

City of Ottawa - LS. PNRM.

Bridge in the city.


Divorce honor - an ancient ceremony at City Hall.

Actors Ensemble Alexandrov watching divorce ceremony of honor, talk with the officer.

Monument to Canadian soldiers who died in the Second World War.

Posters of movies.

Residents of Ottawa at the station met Soviet artists with the song Red band "over you make noise, like banners, the years of our great victories."

Girl playing the accordion melody of this song (synchronous) - CU.

In Edmonton Soviet artists meet on Ukrainian tradition (Ukrainians live in the city - the settlers).

Shevchenko monument in Edmonton.

Soviet artists at the monument, laying flowers.

The man on the street theater distributes anti-Soviet leaflets.

Residents of the city pass by on their way to a concert.

In the audience are lying abandoned leaflets audience removed from the hall.

Alexandrov Ensemble performs "Poem of Ukraine" (simultaneously in Ukrainian).

Ukrainian dance is executed (synchronously).

The audience applauded in unison, say goodbye to Soviet artists.

Artists give autographs.

Canadians sing "Kalinka" (synchronous).