Homeland Heart (1946)

Documentary №57310, 5 parts, duration: 0:36:50
Production: Centrnauchfilm (CNF)
Director:Morgenshtern V.
Screenwriters:Cejtlin M.
Anouncers:Hmara L.


A film about Moscow and its historical role in the period from the founding of the city until the completion of the Great Patriotic War.

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View of the Kremlin in the haze.

Panorama of the center of Moscow, the aircraft over the city.

Types Kremlin.

Stills of the film: the first fortress and ancient houses in Moscow.

Russia map.

Animation: the waterways to Moscow, the names of rivers.

Animation: the expansion and influence in Moscow.

Stills of the film: the wooden structure and the wall, the first white-stone Kremlin.

Animation: the further expansion of the Moscow area.

Stills of the film: a boat sailing against the walls of the Kremlin.

Types of St.

Basil's Cathedral.

Animation: the old plan of Moscow.

Red Square view.

Monument K.A.Mininu and D.M.Pozharskomu.

Stills of the film: the burning of Moscow in 1812.

The old mansions of the nobility of Moscow.

Arch, the camera moves back.

Merchant apartment houses.

Locations: Moscow [820]

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Chronicle of the early XX century: Bazaar in the Red Square.

King's departure.

Factory suburb.

The industrial community.

Pages documents.

Dissolve: the pages of newspapers, street barricades.


Destroyed buildings.

The Spasskaya Tower.

View of the Kremlin wall.

The banner on the dome of the Senate Palace.

Kremlin wall.

Speech by Vladimir Lenin in front of the workers.

Operating Room VI Lenin in the Kremlin.

Edition of the newspaper.

Day of Lenin's funeral, people with banners.

The coffin of the leader.

The funeral procession.

Funeral wreaths.

The Spasskaya Tower.

Burning star on the tower at night.

Lenin Mausoleum.


View of the Kremlin in the winter evening.

Stalin at his desk.

Work at the metallurgical enterprises.

Assembling cars in the car factory.

Production of glassware.

Production of the 1st ball bearing plant (GPZ-1).

View of the factory, go past the trams.

Open Metro line in the new district of Moscow.

New residential neighborhoods.


VI Lenin - Revolutionary, statesman and political figure. IV Stalin - Revolutionary, political, state, military and party leader.

Calendar: 1905 1917-1918 01/27/1924 1934

Locations: Moscow [820]

Seasons: Autumn [826] Winter [823] Spring [825]

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Animation: Master Plan for Reconstruction of Moscow.

Demolition of old buildings.

Construction site installations and new homes.

Types renewed Moscow's traffic and pedestrians.

Bridges across the Moscow River.


Multrabota single deepwater transportation system of the European part of Russia on the map.

Past the Kremlin runs passenger ship.

Motor ships at berth Northern river station.

Types station.

Passenger ship.

View of the station building from the stern of the ship.

Competitions in swimming and diving at the water station.

Football match at the stadium.

Stadium Panorama.

on Gorky Park View.

Children and adults ride the rides.

Panorama Park.

Streets of Moscow.

Foyer of the Moscow metro stations.

Platforms and halls stations.

Calendar: 1930s

Locations: Moscow [820]

Seasons: Spring [825] Summer [824]

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Shukhov Tower.

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, the orchestra is playing.

View of the building of the Bolshoi Theater.

The chorus "Glory!" from Glinka's opera "Life for the Tsar" ( "Ivan Susanin").

People go to the Tretyakov Gallery.

Rooms gallery, visitors and exhibits.

Moscow School.

Students in the classroom.

Lomonosov Moscow State University, the movement of public transport.

Monument scientist.

Students in the audience.

Cars approaching the Academy of Sciences (USSR).

Scientist at the table.

Laboratory experiments.

The building of the Presidium of the Academy of Sciences.

Lenin Library.

Books Lenin.

Monument to the leader.

Visitors to the Central Lenin Museum.


The photo.

"Pravda" newspaper offset printing.

The release of "Pravda" newspaper.

Speech of Stalin.

Applause listeners.

Constitution of the USSR. Evening views of Moscow.

Monument Mukhina "Worker and Collective Farm Girl".


IV Stalin

Calendar: 1930s

Locations: Moscow [820]

Seasons: Spring [825] Summer [824]

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The chronicle of the war years: The rays of spotlights in the sky.

Spot installation.

Lifting the balloon.

Dark streets.

People come out of the bus.

Residents of the capital down to the subway.

Sleeping people.

Soldiers of defense rise to the roof.

Above the town fly airplanes.

Woman looking up.

Alternation: people on roofs, shooting, fire bombs, people throw bombs and stew.

A soldier on a motorcycle.


Alternation: burning houses, fire brigades.

Destroyed buildings.

Manufacture of ammunition and equipment in the Moscow factories.

At the monument to Alexander Pushkin balloon descends.

Horse patrol.

The troops on the streets of the capital.

Construction of the fence.

Anti-tank obstacles.

Sunset over Moscow.

The sky balloons rise.

Fresco under the arch of the metro station.

Inaugural Meeting of the Moscow Soviet, the anniversary of the October Revolution, Joseph Stalin appeal to the people.

The arches of the station.

The troops on the streets of Moscow in December 1941.

All roof.

Forms of the Kremlin, it is snowing.

Pass German prisoners through Moscow in 1945.

Watering car wash street.

Soviet soldiers set the flag on the roof of the Reichstag.

Victory Parade in Red Square.

Muscovites meet characters at the station.

Soldiers marching through the streets.



SM Budyonny - Marshal, three times Hero of the Soviet Union, commander of the First Cavalry Army of the Red Army during the Civil War, the 1st deputy People's Commissar of Defense, Commander of the cavalry during the Great Patriotic War, Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the USSR on horse breeding. GK Zhukov - Soviet military leader, Marshal of the Soviet Union, four times Hero of the Soviet Union, Soviet Defense Minister. Rokossovsky KK - Soviet and Polish military commander, Marshal of the Soviet Union and Poland, twice Hero of the Soviet Union. IV Stalin

Calendar: 1941 05.1945 06/11/1941 06/24/1945

Locations: Moscow [820] West Berlin [858]

Seasons: Winter [823] Spring [825] Summer [824] Autumn [826]

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