Manolis Glesos, Son of Ellas. (1963)

Documentary №5814, 5 parts, duration: 0:38:31, black-white
Production: CSDF (RCSDF)
Director:Rusanov P.
Screenwriters:Gorokhov V., Anteos P.
Camera operators:Rymarev D.
Composers:Denisov E.
Anouncers:Khmara L.


About the Greek patriot M.Glezos and the Greek people’s struggle for independence.

Reel №1

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Manolis Glezos in the aircraft on its way to Moscow - CU.

At the airport Manolis Glezos warmly writer Boris Polevoy, representatives of the public in Moscow.

Photographers shoot at the airport.

Manolis Glezos gives meets autographs.

Manolis Glezos team welcomes Central Documentary Film Studio, where he arrived hero of Greece.

Manolis Glezos in Soviet enterprises - in a metallurgical plant.

Boiling steel - CU.

M. Glezos looking through the protective glass in a boiling steel - CU.

Suspended trucks with liquid metal moving through the shop.

Manolis Glezos visiting Pioneers, a visit to the Soviet family, in which he called his son's name Glezos - Manolis.

Manolis Glezos with his wife and son, the train arrived in Leningrad.

Leningraders welcomes guests and family.

Monument VI Lenin at Smolny - MS., LS.

Manolis Glezos with his wife at the Smolny.

Cruiser "Aurora" on the Neva - MS.

Monument to the Defenders of Leningrad Piskarevsky.

Manolis Glezos laying flowers to the monument - MS., CU.

Neva in Leningrad - LS. (Summer).

Kremlin Palace of Congresses - MS., LS. (Summer).

Manolis Glezos in the Moscow Kremlin - MS.

Meeting room in the Kremlin Palace of Congresses during the World Congress for Peace and Disarmament - LS. PNRM.

From the platform of the Congress acts, NS Khrushchev.

Meeting NS Manolis Glezos Khrushchev during his visit to the USSR in 1963

The Grand Kremlin Palace 12 August 1963 writer Kremlin Fedin hands Manolis Glezos International Lenin Prize.

His wife and son Manolis Glezos in the hall applauded.

Tikhonov, B. Field, and others on the podium.

M. Glezos congratulate award.

M. Glezos delivers a speech response.

Aegean Sea - MS., PNRM.

Rocky shores of the Aegean Sea (with motion).

Fishing boats on the sea.

The old man and boy fishing - MS.

PNRM. the island of Naxos, where he was born Manolis Glezos - MS.

Church on the island - MS.

White houses with steep stairs on the island of Naxos.

A woman carries water to the house.

Photos of miserable life on the island, about starving children and the elderly.

The temple on the Acropolis in Athens - LS., MS.

Details, sculptures, pillars of the temple - MS., CU.

Marathon Hill - LS.

PNRM. - Valley Marathon - LS.

Marathon highway (with us).

Monument in honor of the victory of the Greeks over the Persians at Marathon Valley.

Manolis Glezos at the monument.

Photo Manolis Glezos at 18 years of age (October 1940).

Newsreel 1940:

Mussolini's fascist Legion calls for an attack on Greece.

Home aggression - Italian fascists are on Greek soil.

Bombs and shells on Greek soil.

Photo Manolis and his brother Nikos Glezos (1940).

Newsreel 1940:

Italian fascists escape.

Greek patriots fighting the invaders.

Reel №2

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Newsreel 1941:

Hitler's invasion of the Nazis on Greece: Nazi planes fly, explosions on Greek soil.


Anti-tank barriers - MS., PNRM.

The Greek army is heavy fighting with the Nazis.

Shoot flamethrowers - CU.

Lights Greek soil.

Destroyed buildings.


Fascists in the Greek city of Thessaloniki.

The Nazis come to Athens.

Motorized fascist part takes the Acropolis.

Over the Acropolis raised the Nazi flag.

German fascists at the Acropolis in Athens.

Details, sculptures, pillars of the temple on the Acropolis.

In the ancient Athenian theater concert is the day the invaders.

German orchestra plays.

Greek boys, shoes cleaners clean Germans boots.

German boy's hands clean boots - CU.

On Greek soil paced German boots - CU.

Nazi German army parade in Athens - LS., MS. (With a / t).

Pass motorized troops.

Photo: Manolis Glezos and his friends - CU.

Crete - LS. PNRM.

Nazi planes in the air - CU., MS.

Crete (the plane).

The landing of paratroopers Nazis on the island of Crete.

Fires on the island.

Destroyed homes.

Fascists are resting after the battle.

Smoke fire in the port.

Man's hand on the map of Greece - CU.

Night of the occupied Greece: warships at sea, the Nazi flag over the Acropolis, fascist soldiers at checkpoints (all covered wandering spotlight).

Night plan Acropolis.

Sculptures that adorn the temple building.

Fascists on the Acropolis.

Change of time at the church.

Nazi flag on the temple.


Sunrise over Athens.

Flying over the Acropolis Greek national flag raised by Greek patriots Manolis Glezos and Lakis SANTAS on the night of May 31, 1941.

Photo: Manolis Glezos and Lakis SANTAS - CU.

Athens - LS. (With a / t).

The temple on the Acropolis - MS., LS.

Columns, bas-reliefs of the temple - CU., MS.

Resistance of the army led by Commander Stephanos Sarafisom - Greek partisans in the forest, move to new positions in difficult off-road areas in the mountains, snow drifts, carry the wounded comrades, bury the dead in the road.

Nazi aircraft pursuing the guerrillas.

The people in the liberated villages departure fascists warmly welcomes the guerrillas.

Women treated liberators wine.

Reel №3

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The girl-fighter Hellas Greek army.

Portraits partisans: Manolis Glezos and his comrades, prints, reflecting Greek partisans fighting the invaders, the atrocities the Nazis on Greek soil.

Nazi troops retreat from the Greek land, pursued the guerrillas.

The offensive of the Soviet Army in the Balkans: shoot flamethrowers, cannons "Katyusha".

Nazi soldiers surrendering.

The inhabitants of the Balkan countries - Bulgaria, Romania, Yugoslavia, enthusiastically greeted the Soviet soldiers-liberators.

Greek people welcomed the army soldiers Hellas.

Are members of the underground youth organization Epon.

The people rejoice in the liberation of Greece.

Newsreel 1944:

In Athens, people celebrate their liberation from Nazi occupation.

Athenian girls bear the flag of Greece.

The Greek flag is hoisted over the Acropolis.

Photo Manolis Glezos and his wife - CU.

English warship off the coast of Greece.

The landing of British troops on the Greek coast.

The Greek people are friendly, as friends, meets British.

British searched, arrested for refusing to hand over the Greeks them with weapons.

Street battles in Athens.

British Minister Anthony Ideen in Athens.

British planes over Athens.

Arrival of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill in Athens.

Tanks, armored British invaders in the streets of Athens.

Street battles Greek patriots with English invaders.

Statue of Liberty in New York.

White House - MS., CU.

U.S. President Truman in his office - CU.

U.S. warship goes to Greece.

Manolis Glezos journalist wrote an article revealing the essence of American aid to Greece.

PNRM. Makronisos the island - the island of death.

PNRM. prison on the island Makronisos which tormented Greek patriots.

Photos and posters of Greek patriots fighting with the Americans in Greece.

Poster: Glezos prison.

Photo: a prison in which he was sitting M. Glezos.

The newspaper "World Champion", which in 1951 published an article Glezos, written in prison.

Newsreel 1951:

Athenians who chose Glezos his deputy in Parliament, demanding the release of Glezos and his friends out of jail - LS., MS.

Reel №4

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The famous Greek artist Antonis Yanidis Manolis Glezos tells about his struggle with the prison authorities in the detention (synchronously).

Averof prison window, where he sat M. Glezos in 1951

Newspapers reported on the state of health of M. Glezos, has announced a hunger strike in prison.

Mass Meeting in Greece in defense of M. Glezos.

City of Athens - LS.

The streets of the city, the traffic.

M. Glezos, released from prison, on the streets of Athens.

The newspaper "Avgii" - Ed Authority - the United Democratic Left Party, the editor of which was M. Glezos.

NATO bases on Greek soil - LS., MS., CU.

Launch military rockets from the water, from the plane.

U.S. military aircraft - CU.

American aviamatka - MS.

Animation: pictures in the newspapers - the police arrest demonstrators demanding independence of Cyprus.

Newspaper "Avgii" with a message about the arrest of the national hero of Greece Manolis Glezos.

Outside the court Manolis Glezos and others arrested Democrats out of the prison machine.

Chairman of the Military Tribunal, the Crown Prosecutor, false witnesses in the courtroom.

Demonstration of workers in defense of M. Glezos.

Rallies around the world in defense of M. Glezos.

Signatures on the application for release from detention of M. Glezos.

Photo: Manolis Glezos in court.

The people at the court.

Convicted M. Glezos says goodbye to his wife, son and mother.

Riots in Greece to protest the imprisonment of M. Glezos in prison.

Relatives of political prisoners led demonstrations.

Injured demonstrators, among them the wife of M. Glezos - Tasiya.

Demonstrations around the world in defense of M. Glezos.

Newspapers reported on M. Glezos release from prison.

M. Glezos at home after a 4-year sentence.

Portrait of brother Manolis - Nikos, who was executed by the Nazis.

Nikos mother letter, written before his execution - CU.

The newspaper "L'Humanité", "Daly Warner" and others, welcomes the release of Glezos.

M. Glezos after release participated in the congress EDS, where he was elected its leader.

M. Glezos addresses Congress, speaks of political prisoners (synchronously).

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Drawings of the artist Katsikoyanisa - Comrade M. Glezos at the conclusion of the prison bars, the suffering of political prisoners, the atrocities of the jailers.

Manolis Glezos says political prisoners (synchronously).

Landscapes of Greece - LS., MS., CU.

Paris - LS. (With a / t).

M. Glezos and his friends in Vienna.

Street in London - LS.

Photo: M. Glezos and his friend, the deputy Greek Parliament Gregory Lambrakis, take part in the traditional march Oldermastonskom British peace activists.

Newsreel 1959:

Participants undergo Oldermastonskogo hike.

London police disperse participants of the tour.

Resisting arrest.

Marathon highway in Greece (with us).

Peace Marathon, led by Lambrakis comes with a poster, which was the Greek delegation from Aldermaston in England.

Police break up a peaceful march on the marathon road arrested Lambrakis.

Photo: Lambrakis speech at a rally in Thessaloniki.

Killed Lambrakis.

Motorcycle, which was hit by Lambrakis.

The newspaper reported on the death of Lambrakis.

The funeral procession with the coffin of Lambrakis.

Half a million people are buried Lambrakis Athens.

Photos heroes of Greece - Napoleon Suhatzidis - shot by the Nazis May 1, 1944, Nikos Beloyanis - executed at the request of the U.S. imperialists, the Apostle Electra - tortured Nazi occupiers - CU.

Manolis Glezos in the USSR shows the lost comrades, the friendship between the Soviet and Greek peoples (synchronously).

M. Glezos in Volgograd - CU.

Ruined house - a restored monument Volgograd.

Bas-relief of the defenders of Volgograd - CU., MS.

Children on excursions to the Acropolis.

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