The May Day Celebration (a festival of spring and labor, the Day of International Solidarity of work. (1968)

Film-document №6599 1 part, Duration: 0:10:18 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Vermisheva E.


The film is dedicated to the international holiday of workers celebrated on May 1, 1968 in Moscow.

Temporary description

City of Moscow. Military parade on Red Square to celebrate the day on May 1. Soviet Defense Minister Grechko shall report the parade commander Colonel-General EF Ivanovo, toured the troops of the floor. Solemn march of the troops: are students of military academies, border guards, armored Taman Motorized Rifle Division, tanks Kantemirovskaya division, missile parts. The parade of athletes, students perform exercises. Demonstration of workers in Moscow.

Reel №1

Flowers: tulip - CU.; Blooming lilacs - PNRM., CU.

Flowering trees in the garden (apples and apricots) - PNRM., CU.

The smiling faces of the girls - CU.

Girl with flowers in the morning among the protesters on May 1.

Demonstrators dance, sing, and have fun.

Demonstrators in the national dress of the republics of Central Asia - MS.

Africans among the Russian on the festive streets.

Demonstrators with flowers through the streets.

Red Square before the May Day parade - LS.

Soviet soldiers in the ranks on the area - MS., CU.

Marines soldiers in the ranks - CU.

On the mausoleum of VI Lenin raised LI Brezhnev, AN Kosygin, NV Podgorny.

Guests applause greeted the Soviet leaders.

Spasskaya Tower of the Kremlin; Chimes - CU.

PNRM. at the gate.

Leaves from the Spassky Gate Defense Minister, Marshal AA Grechko, receives a report of a military parade commander, Colonel-General of Ivanovo, inspects troops, built for the parade.

Cadets in the ranks - MS.

On the area of ​​play fanfaristy "Listen all» - MS., CU.

Columns of troops on Red Square.

PNRM. at the Mausoleum Lenin - LS.

Marshal AA Grechko of the floor of the Mausoleum.

Warriors listen to different types of troops - CU.

Continuation of AA Grechko (synchronously).

Artillery salute in the Kremlin - CU.

Soviet military leaders, leaders of the Soviet state on the mausoleum - PNRM., MS.

March on Red Square are young drummers - students of military music school - MS.

Ceremonial march troops open listeners metropolitan higher military educational institutions.

It takes a column commandos, border guards, cadets.

On the square are the Taman Guards armored division Kalinin.

Passing cars with paratroopers - different.

Pass tanks Kantemirovskaya Division - MS.

On the podium of the marshals of the Soviet Union, KE Voroshilov, LI Brezhnev, AN Kosygin, NV Podgorny, AA Grechko, MA Suslov, AP Kirilenko, A. Pelshe, DS Polanski, GI Voronov, AN Shelepin and others.

By area, are part of the missile - LS., MS.

PNRM. for intercontinental missiles - CU.

Foreign military representatives on the guest platform photograph Soviet military vehicles, missiles - MS., CU.

Athletes parade on Red Square - LS., MS.

Athletes are carrying colorful banners, portraits of Karl Marx, VI Lenin.

Foreign delegations on the guest stands.

Performance of young athletes in the area - LS., MS.

Children with flowers running on the mausoleum and presented with flowers by the Soviet leaders.

Columns of students pass through the area.

Protesters carry the flag with the portrait of Vladimir Lenin.

Columns of demonstrators from all over Moscow are on the area.

Soviet leaders from the podium greeted demonstrators.

Protesters shouting "Hurrah" welcome party and government leaders.

Soviet cosmonauts AA Leonov, VF Bykovsky, PR Popovich, AG Nikolaev, GS Titov, KP Feoktistov guest platform during a demonstration.

Demonstrators held with children - MS., CU.

The demonstrators are carrying anti-war slogans - MS., LS.

Foreign boys and girls studying in Moscow universities, are the demonstrators - MS., CU.

Smiling faces of the demonstrators - CU.

General view of the Red Square during a May Day demonstration.