Leningrad chronicles № 29 (1991)

Newsreel №62126, 1 part, duration: 0:10:22
Production: LSDF
Director:D. Sidorov
Camera operators:N. Vinogradskij
Other authors:A. Papchinskij


The issue is dedicated to the problem of providing premises to the organization "House of Peace", which deals with street children and eviction of residents of the house in Svechny Lane.

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The sun shines through the window pane.

Children sleep on the floor in the kitchen in the apartment of V. I. Shepeleva.

Jeans drying on a rope.

The face of a sleeping boy.

Workers throw interior doors through the window into the courtyard of the elder.

The Director of "House of peace" V. I. Shepeleva speaks to the lack of premises for a home for street children in St.

Petersburg, the problem of the future for young people, about unfulfilled expectations for help from the new government, the deployment of street children after the eviction, on the arbitrariness of officials, an increase in the number of homeless children in the city (synchronously).

Workers throw the door out of the window, view of the courtyard-well.

Construction debris flies from the window of an old house.

A police squad passes along the street.

Artists Viktor Gribov speaks about the lack of a roof over the head of young people of creative professions, about talents among street children (synchronously).

View of the courtyard and the wall of the evicted house.

Street children tell each other jokes.

Smoke from the windows of the house.

Artists explain the reasons for setting fire to their own homes (synchronously).

Police officers lead the detainee.

The last residents of the house in Svechny Lane give an interview to the film crew, a police officer tells them about the reasons why no one is allowed into the house (synchronously).

A fireman enters the entrance.

Interior view of the studio of the artist living in the house.

An employee of the "House of Peace" Shebalin talks about the lawless eviction of children from the house in Svechny Lane and its causes (synchronously).

View of the house in Candle Lane.

Street children on the street near Candle Lane.

Shepeleva is walking down the street, smoking on the go.

View of the iron roof of one of the houses and the yard, littered with construction debris.

Street children from the "House of Peace" together with Shepeleva go down the street.

Views of the roof of the house and yard (from above).

Room and road sign on the wall of the house № 1 on Candle lane.

Calendar: 1991

Locations: St. Petersburg [814]

Seasons: Autumn [826]

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