Faithfulness to Internationalism.. (1968)

Film-document №6540 1 part, Duration: 0:08:31, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Setkina I.

Operators: Istomin A., Kiselev S., Kopalin V., Nebylickiy B., Opryshko P.


Days of August of 1968 in the city of Prague. The first day after publishing of a communique about results of negotiations between the Soviet Union and Czechoslovakia in Moscow.

Temporary description

Type of Czechoslovakia with the aircraft. View of Prague from the plane. Living in Prague talking with Soviet soldiers. Broken street signs and house numbers. Soviet soldiers inspect weapons and ammunition. Printing of leaflets in the field of printing of the Soviet military. Soldiers and officers handed out leaflets residents of Prague. The withdrawal of the allied armies from Czechoslovakia: tanks, trucks, columns of troops through the streets of Prague.

Reel №1

Czechoslovak land - fields, forests, villages, roads - filmed from a helicopter.

Prague - new, modern building - filmed from a helicopter.

Prague street, traffic - LS.

Soviet soldiers talking to people - MS.

Broken road signs - CU., MS.

Downed and daubed signs with street names and house numbers - CU.

Youth - youngsters with their hair full - on the streets - LS.

Soviet soldiers inspect the weapons and ammunition found in caches: ammunition, guns, machine guns, pistols in boxes - CU., LS., MS.

Helicopters dropping leaflets.

Work in the field printing military unit, where printed leaflets to allied forces treated the people to remain unprovoked enemies of the Czechoslovak people.

Major work Karavaev editor, compositor Private Papikarsky, printer Sergeant Schipanov - CU.

Flyers - CU.

Soviet soldiers handed out on the streets of Prague residents leaflets - MS.

Residents read leaflets - CU.

Soviet soldiers talking to young people and older people in the streets of Prague - MS.

Soviet officer Major Mogilyansky talking with an old Czech Julius Tomin - CU.

Officers talk with the Czech youth - CU.

Newspaper photo: Czechoslovak President L. Svoboda, who arrived in Moscow at the head of the Czechoslovak delegation, rides in the car - CU.

Urban traffic in the streets - LS.

On the bridge and on the streets passing tanks and armored vehicles of the Allied armies, leaving the area, the central nodes, lines - LS.

Military equipment leaves the city (filmed from a helicopter over the city).

Streets of Prague: the population of the city in a hurry about their business, women are walking with children - MS.

Infantry on the field - LS .. from a helicopter.

Prague - LS .. from a helicopter.