Born in Leningrad. (1965)

Film-document №62294 2 parts, Black-white to collection Price category G

Not Digitized

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Needs clarification of possibility of digitizing in HD.

Producer LSDF

Director: N.Kononov

Script writers: S.Visockij, N.Kononov

Operators: B.Kozirev, Yu.Nikolaev

Recordist: E.Belyaeva


The film, based on the opposition of the old Church ceremonies such as baptisms and weddings and a new secular (and Soviet) rites. "New ceremony boldly displaces the one which invented by the clergy," says the voice - over. As shown, and the wedding ceremony is a new tradition and the old Komsomol wedding in the Church.

Reel №1

Reel №2