Thoughts Before the Start.. (1966)

Film-document №6334 2 parts, Duration: 0:17:57, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Needs clarification of possibility of digitizing in HD.

Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Troshkin V. P.

Script writers: Dolgopyatov G., Mikhalev P.

Operators: Troshkin V. P.

Composers: Shnaper B.


About the champion of the USSR and Europe, Master of Sports Igor Ter-Ovaneshyan.

Historical background

The basis of this film lay kinonablyudeniya for workouts and performances Soviet jumper Igor Ter-Hovhannisyan.

Temporary description

Champion of the Soviet Union's long-jump Igor Ter-Hovhannisyan during a workout at the stadium under the guidance of his coach VB Popova. Speech I. Ter-Hovhannisyan at the European Championships in Athletics. Among the participants of the competitions sportsmen from France, England. Awarding of winners of the championship. Speech I. Ter-Hovhannisyan USSR Championship in Athletics. Rewarding I. Ter-Hovhannisyan, who took on the competition 1 st place.

Reel №1

A few photos of Igor Ter-Hovhannisyan - CU.

I. Ter-Hovhannisyan jumping long-LS. (Rapid).

Ter-Hovhannisyan in training: on a deserted stadium in length and jumping over hurdles, makes her coach Vladimir B. Popov jogging through the woods - different.

Ter-Hovhannisyan and Popov in the stadium - CU.

At the stadium, ready to jump and jump athlete French Jean Claude Koshar and Negro jumper, winner of the Olympic Games in Rome Ralph Boston - different.

Ter-Hovhannisyan Popov and view photos and film, to fix the runway moments before the jump - CU.

English springer Lynn Davis at the stadium (the rain).

Lynn Davis jumps - LS. (Rapid).

Awarding of the winners of the European Championship in Budapest on the podium Lynn Davis (1st), Igor Ter-Hovhannisyan (2nd place), Claude Koshar (3rd place) - MS., LS.

Athletes preparing for the jump, wave, one of them jumped, but failed.

Reel №2

I. Ter-Hovhannisyan in training: exercising with weights (summer), with a bar (in the room).

Exercising with weights rival Igor - German Klimov.

Jumper Leonid Borkowski, world-class athlete, sitting, preparing to leap - MS.

German Klimov - CU.

Coach VB Popov with his athletes - Ter-Hovhannisyan, Klimov, Borkowski.

L. Borkowski jumps, sits.

I. Ter-Hovhannisyan to warm up.

L. Borkowski autographs.

Klimov prepares to jump, jump.

Applauding audience.

Ter-Hovhannisyan congratulates Mr.


Ter-Hovhannisyan on preliminary training (barbell, dumbbells, barriers) and start to spring.

Igor jumps (7 m 88 cm).

He handed the bouquet (Dnepropetrovsk).

Igor Ter-Hovhannisyan (1st place), Klimov and Borkowski on the podium - MS.

Ter-Hovhannisyan, awarded a gold medal champion of the Soviet Union - MS.

I. Ter-Hovhannisyan and V. Popov in an empty stadium - LS.