Only the Sky is Higher. (1964)

Film-document №5912 2 parts, Duration: 0:19:47, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Kopalin V.

Operators: Kopalin V.

Composers: Flyarkovskiy A.

Anouncers: Ustyugov K.


Conquest of the peak of Khan Tengri in the Central Tian Shan mountain range by a group of Moscow amateur alpinists.

Temporary description

The film is dedicated to the expedition of climbers at the Tien-Shan and the ascent to the summit of Khan-Tengri peak. Mountaineers - a technician for installation of vacuum devices V. deserted, V. Vorozhischev surgeon, pediatrician B. Romanov at work, mining engineer V. Lavrinenko on a walk with his wife and son. B. deserted, V. Vorozhischev, B. Romanov talking on a street in Moscow. Map of the route. Landscapes of the mountains of Central Tien-Shan. Hikers crossing the mountain river. Loaded equipment in the helicopter. Helicopter in the air, with helicopters dropping cargo on the site of the future camp climbers. Climbers with a caravan of horses laden with goods, accompanied by conductor rise in the mountains. Climbers in the camp: gymnastics, breakfast, train. Doctor expedition Lydia Romanova produces medical examination. Landscapes of Khan-Tengri peak (day and evening). Climbing to the summit. Climbers on the rocks. Halt. Climbers, including L. Romanova, on top of Khan Tengri.

Reel №1

Member of the expedition Vladimir unpopulated - a technician for installation of vacuum devices - at work - CU., MS.

Hand while installing the device - CU.

Member of the expedition surgeon Vladimir Vorozhischev a device in which the blood circulates - CU.

Hands at the device - CU.

The device - CU.

Vorozhischev listens to the patient, nurse to give injections - MS.

Expedition member pediatrician Boris Romanov in the office during the reception - CU.; Measure blood pressure a girl - MS.

Expedition member mining engineer Vyacheslav Lavrenenko sitting with a book on a park bench - leaving; Lavrinenko and his wife have a baby stroller.

B. Deserted, B, and B. Romanov Vorozhischev talk on Pushkin Square.

Valley, PNRM. on the highway, which go two trucks with climbers.

Climbers who see the car - MS., CU.

A torrent - CU.

Machine with climbers on the trailer at the truck crossing the mountain river - LS., PNRM.

Landscapes of the Tien Shan, PNRM. the camp of climbers and a helicopter in the upper river Sarydzhas.

PNRM. with helicopter pilot and climbers looking at maps.

Pilot - CU.

Climbers hands over the map - CU.

Animation: map, which shows the route of the expedition.

Climbers have boxes and bales with equipment - LS.

Mountaineer scoring box.

Loading boxes into the helicopter.

Pilot with headset in helicopter cockpit - CU.

Helicopter taking off mountains in the background - MS., PNRM.

Helicopter over the mountains - LS.

Mountain by helicopter - different.

The pilot in the cockpit - CU.

Khan - Tegra (helicopter).

The helicopter dropping equipment on a snowy plateau - LS.

The helicopter dropping equipment - MS.

Climbers driven gear on a sledge; navyuchivayut horses.

Climber at work - CU.

Climbers wear backpacks - LS.

Hits the road with the conductor packhorses - LS.

The horse's legs are crossing over the rocks - CU.

Climbers are clearing the way to scree - MS.

Romanov puts tour.

On scree climbs pack caravan - MS.

Climbers say goodbye to the conductor.

Conductor-Kirghiz horses leaves (on horseback) - MS.

Climbers cross the legs on scree - CU.

Climbers are on scree - LS.

Climber cuts ice on the mountain - MS.

Crossing the glacier, the stream - MS., LS.

PNRM. with the flag on the mast to the tent camp on the background of snowy peaks - LS.

Ice ax in the snow outside the tent - CU.

Gas cylinder covered with snow - CU.

Mountaineer tent opens (removed from the tent.)

Climbers do morning exercises - different.

Hand breaks the ice (with a toothbrush, and then fist), the other hand squeezing toothpaste on the brush - CU.

Climbers wash in the stream on the glacier, in a crevice - different.

Climber in mirrored glasses shaved machine - CU.

Hand pours a bowl of porridge - CU.

Climbers breakfast - MS.

Raising the flag DSO "Trud" (in the background of snowy peaks) in honor of the age groups - CU.

Watching a group of climbers - MS.

Sporting events, pushing the "core" (stone), the long jump, "target shooting" (stones knocked cans).

Hand with a stop in snow - CU.

Downhill basins.

The judges at the table with prizes: jam jars, boxes of candy and dried fish.

Climbers looking to applaud.

One of the winners of the bank handed jam.

The winners of the "podium" (stones).

Novels with a "prize" - dried fish.

Camp climbers - LS.

Novels and Vorozhischev in intelligence before the storm Khan Tegra.

Khan-Tegra - CU. (Filmed Zoom).

Is an avalanche - MS.

Animation: the layout of Khan Tegra, which shows the climbing routes two groups of climbers led by Romanov and Vorozhischevym.

Hand with a stopwatch on notebook with a list of climbers - CU.

Lydia Romanov expedition doctor examines climbers.

Check the status of climbers with various medical devices - different.

Hand rasp with a file spikes on boots - CU.

Rewinds the rope climber - CU.

Hands apart the equipment - CU.

Climbing equipment - CU.

Climber rubs face cream - CU.

Climbers prepare a sleeping bag, backpack, PNRM. Peak Khan-Tegra.

Khan - Tegra (evening).


Reel №2

Climbers are on snow - LS., CU.

Snow plateau - MS. (With motion).

PNRM. coming from the cameraman climber on the machine - MS.

Ice Cave - MS., CU.

Ice ax chopping ice - CU.

Climber scores in ice wall hook - MS.

Hands in gloves hammer hook - CU.

Mountaineer face with sunglasses, PNRM. up and rope knots - CU.


Climbers - CU.

Legs, hand on a rock, his hands while the climbers hands would clog bolt, hammer rock hook, rope is passed to it, hook a rope on the rock, feet climber, climbing the ladder, falling stones, etc. - CU.

Climb against the evening sky - different.

Rock outfit - CU.

Climber backpack takes more than gear and leaves him.

Mountain peaks in the mist - LS.

Clouds - MS.

Mountaineers dug a cave in the snow, snow hacksaw sawing - different.

To pitch a tent during a blizzard - different.

Climber makes the tent bag, get into the tent.

Climbers in the tent.

Hands put the pan on a primus - CU.

Climber preparing food.

Pan on the primus - CU.

Part of the tent (inside) - CU.

Tent in the snow - MS.

Mountaineer looking through binoculars - CU.

Climber with the handset - CU.

The tent make a rocket shot - cue - CU.

Rocket takes off white - LS.

Khan-Tegra against the dark sky - MS.

The sixth day of the assault Khan Tegra: different plans for lifting the rock climbers, snow, work climbers.

The rock rises doctor Lydia Romanova - MS.

Legs climbers - CU.

Hand secures a rope for ice pick sticking out of the snow - CU.; Foot on ice axes - CU.

Khan-Tegra (shot zoom).

Climbers ascend to the top, go through the snow - LS.

Group of climbers is on top - LS., MS.

Climbers - CU.

PNRM. the peaks of the Tien Shan and of Khan - Tegra.

Climber writes a note, put it in the glove and hide under rocks - CU.

Khan-Tegra in the clouds.