Seven centuries later (1963)

Documentary №57308, 1 part, duration: 0:09:30
Production: Centrnauchfilm (CNF)
Director:Babayan A.
Screenwriters:Kagarlickij V.
Camera operators:Samucevich O.
Composers:Hachaturyan E.


The plot of the philologist-linguist N.A.Nevskogo on deciphering the ancient Tangut language.

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Gobi Desert.

The ruins of the ancient city of Hara-Hoto.

Archaeological finds (sculptures, scrolls).

The documents on the table.

Alternation: portraits linguist N.A.Nevskogo, ancient scrolls and books, dictionaries, deciphering hieroglyphics.

Translated poem.

Ancient boards and printed sheets with impressions.

Types of books (scroll harmonic butterfly).


Murals and paintings.


The ruins of the city.

Dissolve: horse attacks, ruined city, the fire burns.

Dissolve: ruins of the city, the pages of books.

Book N.A.Nevskogo "Tangut Philology".

Key words

Historical and cultural monuments.
Dead Languages.
Language mi.
Tangut culture.

Locations: Mongolia [147] China [46]

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