Chimera XX century. (1974)

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Producer Centrnauchfilm (CNF)

Director: Avsaragova G.

Script writers: Levin A.

Operators: Lyublin Ya.


The film tells about the problems, research and achievements in the field of immunology.

Science | Medicine

Reel №1

Bas-reliefs depicting chimeras and other mythical animals.

Image of the chimeras on Notre Dame Cathedral, is interspersed with newsreel footage of human attempts to fly on homemade wings.

Game footage of the discovery of x-rays experiment in the chemical laboratory, the astronomer at the telescope.

Sculptures of chimeras.

Paintings and engravings depicting the plague in medieval Europe.

Portrait Of L. Pasteur

Newsreel of the early 20th century: the doctor makes vaccination the soldiers of the French army.

The view of the building of the Pasteur Institute in Paris, part of the equipment of the laboratory of Pasteur.

Portrait Of I. I. Mechnikov

Phagocytes under a microscope.

Images of mythical animals.

Academician Petrovsky doing surgery on the kidney transplant.

Newsreel of 1967: the surgeon Barnard K. at the bedside of a patient with a transplanted heart.

Bernard during a press conference.

Barnard's second patient Bleiberg F. answer the questions of the journalists.

Schematic principle of the immunity of the human body (animation).

Corresponding member of Academy of medical Sciences Petrov gives interviews (synchronously).

Cell division in the human body, the occurrence of mutating cells.

Conducting laboratory experiments to identify different reactions of immune cells, form part of the lab (above).

Photo of Dr. van Ore, the woman who created Eurotransplant".

Rotating globe.

Pictures English scientist P. Medovar and Czech biologist Hasek M.

The experiment with laboratory mice to create an artificial immunity, the staff of the laboratory.

Black and white mouse with transplanted skin.

The scheme of occurrence in the human body two types of lymphocytes.

Petrov gives interviews (synchronously).

Sample analyses of lymphocytes on the laboratory plate.

Corresponding member of Academy of medical Sciences Nasonov gives interviews (synchronously).

The laboratory staff conducting research at the cellular level, the technician looks through a microscope.

The process of laboratory diagnosis.

Children draw, sitting at the Desk.


Christian Barnard -- South African transplant surgeon


1910s 1967


South Africa France


Summer [824]

Figures of science

Reel №2

The children in the Department of immunodeficiency in a Moscow hospital.

The girl draws.

The academic Lopukhin gives interviews (synchronously), laboratory studies on the immune status of the person.

The study of the body in monkeys, lab monkeys in a cage.

Examination of the patient of a baby monkey.

Experiments with mouse to identify cancer cells and influence the immune system.

Organ samples of mice taken for study.

Candidate of biological Sciences, Prontenko gives interviews (synchronously), demonstration of laboratory mice.

An employee of the laboratory prepares laboratory mouse, the mouse on the human hand.

Research on amicrobic animals under special laboratory, the laboratory staff at work, the faces of the employees.

Newsreel 1965: cosmonaut A. Leonov in open space on March 18, 1965.

View of Earth from space.


Leonov, Alexei Arkhipovich -- cosmonaut






Spring [825]

The first spacewalk.