Tales About Tanganyika.. (1964)

Film-document №6007 5 parts, Duration: 0:49:01 to collection Price category A

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Needs clarification of possibility of digitizing in HD.

Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Bessarabov I., Kochetkov A. S.

Script writers: Bessarabov I., Kochetkov A. S., Matusovskiy M.

Operators: Bessarabov I., Kochetkov A. S.

Composers: Meerovich M.

Anouncers: Khmara L., Gerdt Z., Vygodskiy R.

Text writers: Gerdt Z., Gurkov G.


A scenic film about the nature, towns and population of the republic of Tanganyika.

Temporary description

The capital of Tanganyika - city of Dar-es-Salaam. The streets, buildings and monuments. Passage through the streets. Schoolchildren, students in the classroom. Workers are building a clinic. Sales of newspapers on the streets. Newspaper articles about political, economic and cultural life of the city of Dar-es-Salaam. President M. Nyerere sent to the overseas trip, opening a national museum, a football match at the stadium, the sea-shore, tourists on the streets, shop windows, advertising. Fauna Tanganyika: pass wildebeest, grazing zebra, giraffes, rhinos, buffaloes, elephants, lions in the Serengeti savannah of the reserve. African tribes: Massana, Sukuma and other graze cattle, collect and plucked cotton. The rise of the national flag on Mount Kilimanjaro. The opening of the monument of independence. Lineup President M. Nyerere. Landscapes: Waterfalls, Lake Victoria, Mount Kilimanjaro. Sisal plantation, from the leaves which makes fiber for rope, belonging to the British, the Greeks. Cleaning sisal. The loading bales of sisal in the port. Diamond mining. Factory for processing of diamonds. Sales of cotton.