A Report from the Japanese Islands.. (1967)

Film-document №6483 2 parts, Duration: 0:15:30 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Plotnikova V.

Operators: Monglovskiy U.

Anouncers: Khmara L.

Text writers: Efov M.


A scenic film about the Japanese people’s life and way of life.

Temporary description

The ship at sea. Japan. Landscapes of the islands, the Pacific Ocean, mountains. Sculpture of the Buddha. Buddhist temples. Farmers cultivate the land, planting seedlings. Fishing boat at sea. Fishermen catch fish. Wholesale market. Sale of vegetables, fish. Workers at the port. One of the cities of Japan. Living on the streets. City Tokyo. Streets. Traffic. Houses of Parliament, the imperial palace, stadium, theater, Kabuki. Overpasses in the city.

Reel №1

Decorations on the streets - MS. LS. (Night).

Street with advertisements - LS.

Kawasaki-ship at sea (the plane).

Sailor at the helm - LS., CU.

Japanese flag on the ship - LS.

The captain looks through binoculars - CU.

Small and very small island, on which the Japanese - LS. (With us).

Japanese landscape: forests, mountains - LS. PNRM.


A small river.

Blooming lilies in Stillwater - LS.

Several huge statues of Buddha - LS., MS.

Small street with huts where poor people live, near the homes dries clothes.

Buddhist temples - LS., MS.

Reflection of a temple in water - LS.

Blooming Sakura - MS.

Fields - LS. (With motion).

Farmers working in the fields (process manually land planted rice seedlings) - Various.

The farmer mows grass at - MS.

Pond with fish - LS., MS.

Fishermen go aboard Kawasaki at sea.

Baskets and boxes of caught fish and octopus, which are a delicacy here - MS.

Loading crates of fish in the car to send it to the wholesale market.

Of fish, fruits and vegetables in the wholesale market - LS., MS.

The port and the construction work, Japanese workers - different.

Industrial landscapes (factory pipes, stacks shipyard) - LS. (With a / t).

Reel №2

Traffic on the bridge - LS. (With a / t).

City streets with moving traffic and people - LS. (With a / t).

A child rides a bicycle - MS., CU.

Woman with child behind - MS.

The old man - CU. PNRM.

Artist draws on the pavement - CU., LS. (Top).

TV tower - LS.

Children playing on the flat roof of the building - LS.

Quarter, where the poor live, the homes dries clothes - LS.

Overpass over the streets and each other, traffic on streets and overpasses - LS. (With a / t).

In the streets are women in the national and European clothes - MS.

Woman on buskins - MS.

Parliament House - MS., LS.

Imperial Palace, which is separated from the city by a deep ditch with water - LS.

Modern stadium built for the Tokyo Olympics - LS., MS.

Theater "Kabuki» - LS., MS.

On buskins are Geisha - LS., CU.

Runs rickshaw - LS. PNRM.

Shop windows with mannequins in traditional dress and bathing suits - LS.

According to the business part of the city - Marunouchi - officials go to work - LS. PNRM., MS.

Tokyo - PRN for buildings - LS.

Tokyo: ramps, moving vehicles, billboards - LS.