The Friend from the Soviet Union. (1964)

Film-document №5932 1 part, Duration: 0:04:54, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)
With the participation of

Director: Zenyakin A.


The film is about Vasily Serdyukov, an excavator driver, who participated in the construction of the Kuybyshev and Kremenchug Hydroelectric Power Stations; he worked at the construction site of the Aswan Dam in Egypt for four years.

Temporary description

Ukraine. Dredger V. Serdyukov during work on the construction of a dam on the river Dnieper. Streets of camp. In table V. Serdyukov and his son is considering film. Egypt. Construction of the Aswan Dam. V. Serdyukov and Arab construction in the cab of excavator. Says builder Abu Bickaroo (synchronously). Passing trucks with a stone. Moment of the overlap of the Nile River. Soviet Union. V. Serdyukov home with his family. Order, which he was awarded the V. Serdyukov for work on the Aswan dam.

Reel №1

Valery Serdyukov driving a passenger car.

Quarry wall, comes the man upstairs - PNRM.

Serdyukov excavator cab - MS., CU.

Hands control arm - CU.

Bucket gaining stone ship in the car - MS.

The stone is poured into the car - CU.

Dnepr, PNRM. the dam - LS.

Canal to ships - LS.

Dam - LS.

Mast power lines - MS., PNRM. bottom-up (summer).

The settlement with 3 and 4-storey buildings - different.

Residents are on the streets, cars, children are running (summer).

Valery Serdyukov considers film.

Newsreel of the 1956-1960-s.

Neal with a sailing boat - LS.

Neil (the plane).

Cracked earth - MS.

Valery Serdyukov comes with a thermos on the sand of the desert, takes off his hat, wiped sweat.

Serdyukov and reporter with a microphone (a woman) traveling in the car on the street of the village (in the Ukraine).

Newsreel of the 1956-1960-s.

The construction of the Aswan High Dam - LS., PNRM.; There are two builders, on the door of the cab excavator inscription "USSR", Serdyukov excavator cab teaches Arabs Arabs at work - MS. (VO Serdyukov talks about working in Aswan).

Egyptian Abu Biquard (against Neil) said that he had worked for four months in the winter at a construction site on the Angara (synchronously in Russian) - CU.

Snow and icicles on the trees on the background of construction on the Angara.

Construction of HPP on the Angara - LS.

Abu Biquard at Angarsk construction site in winter - CU.

The construction of the Aswan High Dam - LS., PNRM. top to bottom.

Work to block the Nile dump dump stone into the water - different.

Stones dropped into the Nile - CU.

Arabs speak builders - MS.

Arab in the excavator cab - MS.

Serdyukov excavator cab while working on the Nile.

Aswan Dam (helicopter).

Serdyukov shows pictures of his son.

Serdyukov's wife in the kitchen.

Enters and takes off her coat daughter Serdyukov.

Order of the Republic - the reward received Serdyukov for work on the Aswan dam - CU., PNRM.

Portrait Serdyukov.

Magazine cover with a picture Serdyukov

Medal (both sides) - CU.; On the flip side the inscription "The symbol of the Arab-Soviet Friendship."

Serdyukov is a passenger car.

Hands holding a steering wheel - CU.

Dam under construction (with motion).

Birch Grove (with motion).

Railway station (with movement, summer).