The Giant's Father.. (1969)
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AnnotationThe film tells about the history of constructing the Ostankino Television Tower.
Historical backgroundHistorical note: Nikolai Nikitin - PhD, Chief Designer of the Ostankino television tower - to calculate the foundation of the building of Moscow State University on Lenin Hills, a skeleton of the Warsaw Palace of Culture in Poland, the design of the sculpture Motherland on Mamaev Hill. NV Nikitin participated in the drafting of construction of radio and television towers in Tokyo.
Temporary descriptionInterview Doctor of Technical Sciences NV Nikitina, who performed calculations of the foundation MSU, the frame of the Warsaw Palace of Culture and Science, the construction of sculpture Motherland on Mamaev Hill, the base diameter of the Ostankino television tower. The lobby, elevator, observation deck, restaurant "Seventh Heaven", the technical services Ostankino television tower.
General Designer of the Ostankino television tower, Ph.D. NV Nikitin in his office behind a desk - LS., MS.
Slide rule - CU.
MSU in the Lenin Hills - LS., PNRM.
The building of the Warsaw Palace of Culture and Science in Poland - LS.
Motherland sculpture on Mamaev Hill - LS., Departure.
Moscow TV tower is visible in the distance (on the part of the Kremlin, Running street ENEA).
Ostankino TV tower - LS. (With motion), MS., LS., PNRM., Various.
The tour guide at the TV tower - CU.
Watching tourists - LS., MS.
Views boy - CU.
NV Nikitin, a project by a television tower, calls its main sponsors: Architects Burdin and Batalov, chief engineer of the tower BA Zlobin chief mechanic LN Shchipakina and engineer MA Shkudta (synchronous) - MS., CU., MS., Departure, impact.
Mock television tower - MS., PNRM.
Tower base - MS., PNRM.
Meeting of the heads of TV Tower Construction - LS.
The chief engineer of the tower architect Boris Zlobin - MS.
NV Nikitin, Batalov architect, chief engineer Leo Shchipakina - LS.
Construction manager in the office tower engineer Shkudta.
Moses Abramovich Shkudt - CU.
Base tower - LS.
Visitors in the lobby of the tower - LS., PNRM.
Elevator operator - MS.
Visitors take to the express elevator - MS.
Scoreboard elevator - CU.
Visitors come from the elevator - LS. (With motion).
The observation deck tower with visitors - different.
Views of Moscow from the height of the tower - LS.
Guided Tours - MS., LS.
Restaurant "Seventh Heaven": buffet restaurant, visitors to the restaurant, the waitress serving visitors - LS., PNRM., MS.
The waitress, uniformed attendants - CU.
A vase of flowers on the table - CU.
Tower - LS.
Weather Service site: meteorologists at work - MS., CU.
Workers wipe glass - LS.
Hardware tower - LS. (With motion), MS.
148-meter antenna, crowning the tower - LS., Hitting.
Moscow Street - LS. (With motion).
Modern buildings made of reinforced concrete and glass - LS. (With motion).
Comecon building - LS. (With motion).
NV Nikitin in the car passes through the streets of Moscow - MS.
NV Nikitin said the offer to participate in the drafting of the altitude, the television tower for
Tokyo (synchronous) - MS.
Projects, estimates made by NV Nikitin - MS., Hitting.
TV tower in the evening light - MS., LS., MS., Departure.