The Writer and the Time.. (1967)

Film-document №6468 3 parts, Duration: 0:25:09, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Fomina Z.

Operators: Zakharova G., Serov G., Filatov I., Sher B.

Anouncers: Khmara L.

Text writers: Borisov U.


Kinorasskaz of 4th All-Union Congress of Soviet Writers.

Historical background

Historical note: From 22 to 27 May 1967 in Moscow, the Grand Kremlin Palace was held IV Congress of Soviet Writers.

Temporary description

The film tells of the IV All-Union Congress of Soviet Writers. The Supreme Soviet of the USSR. Participants undergo IV Congress of Writers. Among them: Aitmatov, L. Kassil, Gamzatov, Leonov, Mikhail Sholokhov, A. Twardowski, Fedin, O. Gonchar BROVKI I. Abashidze, A. Surkov, A. Seghers , B. Field, C. Almania. Lobby Congress. Chronicle: I Congress of Writers. Acts Gorky. Guests of the congress A. Seghers (Germany), K. Kodzias (Greece), P. Neruda (Chile), CP Snow (England), A. Lundquist (Sweden). The members of the Government on the podium: Leonid Brezhnev, NV Podgorny, Kosygin and others. Speakers: Fedin (synchronous), P. Demichev (synchronous), G. Markov (synchronously), Dudin, A. SALYNSKY, S. Mikhalkov. Gamzatov autographs. Interview Aksenov, Aitmatov (synchronously). On the podium A. Chakovsky (synchronous), L. Novchenko, Voronkov, Sobolev, A. Surkov, N. Gribachev, Sholokhov (synchronously). Serve foreign guests: J. Ivashkevich (Poland), K. Chander (India), A. Laguma (South Africa), G. Dzhagarov (Bulgaria), J. Darvas (Hungary), R. Kent (USA), M. Larii (Finland), P. Neruda (Chile), C. Kodzias (Chile), Fan You (South Vietnam), Fang You presented the banner of the national front writers. Members of the Congress held at the Alexander Garden, the Eternal Flame. The delegates in the hall of Congress. Acts Tikhonov (synchronously), Nikolai Podgorny. Nikolai Podgorny awards Writers Union Order of Lenin. Playing Fedin, B. Field.

Reel №1

Moscow with high buildings - LS. (With a / t).

The building of the Grand Kremlin Palace - LS.

According to the Kremlin are delegates and foreign guests.

Leo Kassil talks to the pioneers in the Kremlin.

Delegates to climb the stairs in the Grand Kremlin Palace - MS.

Members of the Congress on the sidelines - MS., CU.

Newsreel 1934:

Maxim Gorky - CU.

I Congress of Soviet Writers - LS., MS.

Gorky addresses Congress (synchronous) - MS.

Tvardovsky, Konstantin Fedin and Georgy Gulia talk at the table.

G. Gulia, Irakli Abashidze, Chilean writer Charles Snow, the Swedish writer Arthur Lundquist, Chairman of the Union of Mongolian Writers Sonoma Udval, Leo Kassil other in the hall.

In the government box at a meeting of the Congress - LI Brezhnev, GI Voronov, AN Kosygin, KT Mazurov, NV Podgorny, DS Polyansky, MA Suslov, AN Shelepin, PN Demichev etc.

First Secretary of the Soviet Writers' Union Konstantin Fedin opens IV All-Union Congress of Soviet Writers (synchronously).

The meeting room - LS. (With a / t), PNRM.

Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee, PN Demichev announces the greeting of the Central Committee of the Party Congress of Writers (synchronously).

Listen B. Field, Fedin - CU.

Listening delegates and foreign guests - different.

Fedin performs with opening remarks.

The report advocates Georgi Markov (synchronously).

The presidium of the congress - Tikhonov, Fedin, Sholokhov, etc.

Facilities - Various.

Reel №2

At the congress are: Mikhail Dudin (synchronous), Athanasius SALYNSKY (synchronous), Sergei Mikhalkov (synchronously).

Listen to Robert Rozhdestvensky, Leo Kassil - CU.

Listen - Various.

Members of the Congress on the sidelines - MS., CU.

Yevgeny Yevtushenko at the group of participants of the Congress - CU., MS.

Rasul Gamzatov initialed on his book - CU.

Interviews provide: Eduardas Miezelaitis, Vasily Aksenov, Chingiz Aitmatov, Alexander Chakovsky (synchronously).

B. Soloukhin among congress participants on the sidelines - CU.

Conference Room - LS.

With a collective report of the Union of Writers are: critic Leonid Voronkov, Leonid Sobolev, Alexei Surkov, Mirzo Tursunzade, Nicholas Gribachev, Berdy Kerbabayev, Anti Timonen - MS., CU.

Acts Mikhail Sholokhov (synchronous) - CU.

Serve foreign guests: Jaroslav Ivashkevich, chairman of the Union of Polish Writers, Indian writer Krishan Chandra, a guest from South Africa Alex Laguta, Bulgarian writer Georgi Dzhagarov, Hungarian writer Iozhef Farvash - CU.

Sent to the stands American artist Rockwell Kent - MS.

R. Kent says Congress and gives his painting of the house in which he lived, being in America, Maxim Gorky.

Painting - CU.

Speakers: Finnish writer Marty Larni and Chilean writer Pablo Neruda - CU.

Listen to the Hall - Various.

Hall - PNRM.

Reel №3

Speaks Greek writer Kostas Kodzias (synchronous) - CU.

Listening Simonov - CU.

Acts Simonov (synchronous) - CU., MS.

Among the listeners in the room - Anna Seghers - MS.

Applauds K. Kodzias - MS.

Nguyen Dinh Thi acts (DRV) - MS.

Ascended the tribune writer from South Vietnam Fan You, he carries the banner of Soviet writers of the National Liberation Front of South Vietnam - LS., MS.

Simonov and B. Field with Vietnamese writers are at Alexander Garden, standing at the grave of the Unknown Soldier - MS., LS.

Eternal Flame - MS.

The room during the meeting - LS., MS.

With the speaker Nikolai Tikhonov (synchronous) - MS., CU.

Fedin, Sergei Mikhalkov, A. Twardowski, and others in the presidium of the congress.

On the podium of the Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR NV Podgorny read a decree awarding the Writers' Union Order of Lenin and attaches to the flag of the Order (synchronous) - Various.

Applaud the party and government leaders, delegates and guests of the congress.

Order of Lenin on the banner - CU., MS.

Acts Fedin (synchronous) - CU., LS.

Sculpture VI Lenin in the niche of the hall - CU.

Boris Polevoy read a letter to the Central Committee of the Party of the Soviet Writers' Congress - MS.

Cheering - MS., CU.

Kremlin embankment of the Moscow River - MS.