Mysteries of the oceans (1978)

Documentary №60458, 2 parts, duration: 0:16:09
Production: Lennauchfilm (LNF)
Director:Chiginskij V.
Screenwriters:Anejchik A., Chiginskij V.
Camera operators:Debskij R., Yavorskij M.
Sound mixer:Stefanov A.


The film tells about the many secrets that the seas and oceans hold, about mysterious stone structures at the depth of the sea, which may once have been cities.

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Sea, waves.

Research vessel "Academician Vernadsky" - a panorama of the ship, the sea, the setting sun.

The ship sails into the sea, evening, sunset.

Night shooting, the deck of the ship, the lantern is lit.

The captain of the ship, a member of the crew.

Large - scale navigation map, calculations are carried out using a ruler.

The drawings are old ships.

Old b/w photos with ships, crew, planes, UFOs, etc.

Large - the work of oceanographers on board the ship.

A large barrel is lowered into the water.

Research vessel "Vityaz" at sea.

The crew is on deck, welcoming guests.

Members of the expedition for research work.

Animated insert - map (shows the movement of the Gulf Stream, the appearance of rings - swirling rings of water).

Different plans of the research vessel, a view from the deck to the sea.

A special container is immersed to a depth.

Special equipment and instruments work in the cabin, scientists are engaged in research activities.

Special instruments for studying the seabed are immersed in the water.

A special buoy with a radio signal is sent to the sea.

Dolphins in the sea - different plans.

The map shows continents, and also shows the relief of the seabed.

Map, overlaid on top are frames with sea eels, sea, algae.

The Sargasso Sea is marked on the map.

Sea view, algae in the water.

Shooting at depth - various shots with marine plants, algae, fish, rocks, corals, etc.

The sea, algae on the water.

Macro-photography - inhabitants of the depths of the sea, various microorganisms, protozoa, etc.

The photo shows an enlarged image of the simplest microorganisms.

Large - cells of diatoms.

Enlarged frames with different cells.

Flint skeletons of radiolarians.

Panorama of the sea, stormy sky.

Research vessel.

Photo - American archaeologist, oceanographer Manson Valentine.

Scuba divers at depth, exploring the seabed.

The footage shows unknown stone structures, walls overgrown with algae, a road at a depth.

American scientist, underwater archaeologist Richard Watgate demonstrates his find - a marble slab about 10,000 years old.

The scientist demonstrates artificial holes in the plate.

Large - plate with holes.

Watgate cleans the stove with the help of special equipment.

Different photos - scuba divers at depth with equipment, studying the seabed.

Scuba divers at depth, inspect the remains of stone buildings.

Surveys of the seabed - various plants, algae, fish, stones.

Key words

Sea, ocean, research vessel, microorganisms, cells, dolphins, scuba divers, underwater photography

Seasons: Summer [824]

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