Hospitality Of Afghan Land.. (1969)

Film-document №6759 3 parts, Duration: 0:25:51 to collection Price category A

Not Digitized

Availability of videosources

Needs clarification of possibility of digitizing in HD.

Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Kiselev F.

Operators: Efimov E., Maksimov L.

Anouncers: Khlebnikov A.

Text writers: Chekhonin B.


A film tells about the visit of Soviet Delegation in Afghan.

Historical background

May 27, 1969 marked 50 years of independence of Afghanistan. At the invitation of the Prime Minister of Afghanistan, Nur Ahmed Etemadi to participate in the celebration of Independence Day of Afghanistan and the 50 anniversary of the establishment of the Soviet-Afghan diplomatic relations in Kabul came chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR AN Kosygin and his entourage.

Temporary description

Film about the visit to Afghanistan Kosygin. Afghanistan. Solemn meeting Kosygin in Kabul. Kosygin lays flowers at the tomb of Nadir Shah, talks with King Mohammed Zahir Shah, at a reception by Prime Minister Nur Ahmedi Etemadi, visits the town of Jalalabad, a state agricultural enterprise "Ghaziabad", built with Soviet assistance, inspects Nangraharskuyu irrigation system, hydroelectric brazenly present at the opening ceremony of the Polytechnic Institute in Kabul, the reception at the Soviet Embassy. Seeing Kosygin. Landscapes of Afghanistan. The ruins of the ancient city of Bamyan. Pass of the Hindu Kush. The road Salang. The construction of the road. Oil fields. Gas field. The Soviet and Afghan experts at work. City of Mazar-e-Sherif. Mosque. Construction of the plant nitrogen fertilizers. City of Kabul. Streets and buildings. Traffic, pedestrians. Bazar. Palace Chehelsotun. Royal Palace. Fountains. Square. Cinema. Soviet film actress Kokowa T. and T. Konyukhova a movie theater. Address State Dance Ensemble of Armenia. One of the new districts. Students of the Polytechnic Institute in the classroom.

Reel №1

Afghanistan landscapes: mountains, snow-covered - LS. (The plane).

Hindu Kush mountain and its spurs with glaciers.

Valley in the mountains - LS.

The ruins of the ancient city of Bamyan, temples and statues of the Buddha - PNRM.

Caves in the collapse spur - different.

Passing an Afghan on a donkey.

Salang road, irrigation dam Naglu, field windbreaks - LS.

Kabul - LS. (The plane).

The streets of Kabul - LS., MS.

Cars, donkeys with loads and riders, people on the streets.

Donkeys driven large baskets with vegetables - MS., LS.

Bazaar in the city.

Products, fruits and vegetables on makeshift shelves.

Girls pass through the streets.

A boy selling newspapers on the street.

Spread out on the counter, and magazines.

Magazine with a portrait of VI Lenin among other magazines on the counter - CU.

Afghan newspaper with a portrait of A. Kosygin and article about his arrival in Afghanistan.

Area in Kabul, building, decorated in honor of A. Kosygin to Afghanistan.

AN Kosygin, his party and met them at the airport, Prime Minister Nur Ahmed Ettemadi passing through the streets of the city, the people welcomed them all their way from the airport to the residence - different.

Residence of the Soviet delegation - Palace Chehelsotun, the Soviet flag over the palace - LS., MS.

Machines with the Soviet delegation and accompanying persons are sent to the Mausoleum of Nadir Shah - LS.

Mausoleum of Nader Shah - LS., Hitting.

Mullah reads the Koran at the Mausoleum - MS.

Laying a wreath at the tomb of Nadir Shah of AN Kosygin.

Wreath of AN Kosygin - CU.

AN Kosygin and his party at the mausoleum.

View of Kabul from the Mausoleum of Nadir Shah - LS., Hitting.

Street area of ​​Kabul - LS., MS.

Girls in European clothes on the streets - MS.

The royal palace in Kabul - LS.

Hour at the palace - MS.

King Mohammed Zahir Shah, talking to guests.

At a dinner with Premier Nur Ahmad Ettemadi Afghanistan and other officials.

Chandelier in the hall, where a dinner at the palace.

Building of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan.

Soviet and Afghan flag on a building.

AN Kosygin and his entourage at a reception hosted in their honor by Prime Minister Nur Ahmed Ettemadi in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Chandelier in the reception hall.

AN Kosygin made a speech at the reception.

Noor Ahmed says Ettemadi response speech.

Independence Obelisk in Afghanistan - MS., CU., Hitting.

Honor guard at the monument - CU.

Newsreel 1919:

The Grand Kremlin Palace - LS., Winter.

Cabinet VI Lenin in the Kremlin - MS.

Soviet-Afghan treaty signed VI Lenin.

AN talks Kosygin and Prime Minister Nur Ahmed Ettemadi: take part in the talks, Soviet and Afghan officials.

Reel №2

Salang mountain road, built in the Hindu Kush with the Soviet Union.

In the passenger car ride Russian and Afghan.


The dusty road riding on donkeys and are Afghans.

Construction of new motorway sections Salang, going from south to north, to the Amu Darya: work bulldozers, concrete workers, rollers.

Afghan and Soviet specialists in the construction of the road - PNRM., LS., MS.

Oil rig - LS.

Soviet and Afghan oil experts are exploring for oil.

Running drill - CU.

The first oil gusher - CU.

Geologists are drilling wells in the gas field.

Lit the torch of a new well - CU.

Soviet and Afghan experts at work at the storage facility.

Industrial Buildings for gas storage.

The ancient city of Mazar-i-Sharif: the street passing passenger driver.

The Blue Mosque, built in the XIII century, in Mazar-i-Sharif.

The dome - CU.

Flock of white doves at the Blue Mosque - LS.

The territory is being built with the help of the Soviet Union Mining and Petroleum College in Mazar-i-Sharif.

Builders at work - MS., CU.

Construction of nitrogen fertilizer - LS., MS.

Gas storage and gas pipeline systems - LS.

Plant Layout - PNRM., LS.

Field of state enterprise "Ghaziabad" in Jalalabad Valley - PNRM., LS. (Top point).

Livestock farm, farm buildings "Ghaziabad» - LS., PNRM. (Top point).

Arrival AN Kosygin and his party in "Ghaziabad": workers of the enterprise and the children greet guests.

Welcome slogans on the Afghan and Russian.

AN Kosygin and Prime Minister of Afghanistan, Ahmed Nur Ettemadi cut the ribbon at the opening of the economy, "Ghaziabad", are a traditional national meal, shake hands.

Farm workers applauded - LS., MS., CU.

AN Kosygin, Noor Ahmed Ettemadi and their attendants visiting the farm animals.

Cows and calves on the farm - LS., MS.

Powered device for cooling the milk right there on the farm - PNRM., MS.

Prime Minister Ahmed Nur Ettemadi awards medals to Soviet and Afghan personnel.

AN Kosygin congratulates Soviet specialists with the reward.

Nanglaharskaya irrigation system: dam, dam, power station and the canal.

A field of wheat in irrigated areas.

Large ears of wheat - CU.

Soviet specialist teaches Afghan management of agricultural machines.

The combine works Afghan mechanic.

Strewed grain.

Machine poured agricultural soil on rocky wasteland, bulldozers leveled land for crops and gardens.

Citrus garden.

Working spud citrus trees pruned shoots.

Modern greenhouses for seedlings of citrus trees.

Soviet and Afghan specialists for work in growing seedlings.

AN Kosygin puts an orange tree.

Noor Ahmed Ettemadi planting orange tree.

AN Kosygin and Noor Ahmed Ettemadi shake hands.

Hydroelectric Naghlu River Kabul - LS. (Top point).

Hydroelectric dam - LS.

AN Kosygin and his entourage inspected Naghlu hydroelectric Dam and hydroelectric turbine hall.

Computer room - LS. (Top point).

Reel №3

Fountain Square in Kabul - PNRM., LS.

Square in the city, decorated in honor of the 50th anniversary of Afghanistan's independence and friendship between the Soviet and Afghan peoples.

On the streets of the city is a group of Soviet film personalities, among them - Actress T. Konyukhov.

Soviet film posters in Kabul.

Afghan smiling teenage boy - CU.

Speech State Dance Ensemble of Armenia in Afghanistan celebrate the dance "Poppies".

The audience is directly on the lawn at the makeshift stage - LS., MS.

A new area in the city - PNRM., LS.

New high-rise buildings.

Old streets of Kabul - LS.

Construction of new homes in the city.

Arrival AN Kosygin to open the Polytechnic Institute in Kabul, which was built with the help of Soviet specialists.

Grand Opening of the Polytechnic Institute, the rally - LS.

Speakers: Rector of the Institute Abdul Azim hiatus, the Prime Minister of Afghanistan, Ahmed Nur Ettemadi.

AN Kosygin serves a reply.

Institute building - LS.

AN Kosygin, Noor Ahmed Ettemadi cut the ribbon at the entrance to the institute.

Newsreel 1963:

LI Brezhnev laying the foundation stone of Polytechnic Institute.

The Soviet delegation headed by AN Kosygin, Noor Ahmed Ettemadi and other inspects the premises of the institute.

Door marked "Laboratory of Electrical Machines» - CU.

Laboratory electrical machines and equipment.

Laboratory of different profiles.

Language lab.

Students work with microscopes - MS.

Library - LS.

Reading room - LS.

Pool - LS.

Guests visiting the pool.

The Soviet embassy in Kabul - PNRM., LS. (Evening).

Reception at the Soviet Embassy, ​​hosted by the Ambassador of the USSR in Afghanistan KI Aleksandrov on his stay AN Kosygin in Kabul.

AN Kosygin, the members of the Soviet delegation, Noor Ahmed Ettemadi and his party at the reception.

AN residence Kosygin in Kabul - LS.

A. Meeting Kosygin Noor Ahmed Ettemadi.

Departure AN Kosygin and his party out of Afghanistan: the terminal building Soviet guests escorted Noor Ahmed Ettemadi, members of the Afghan government.

AN Kosygin and Noor Ahmed Ettemadi bypass a guard of honor.

Cameramen and photographers take off at the airport.

Mourners bid farewell to the guests.

Rise "IL-18" from the Kabul airport.

Kabul, the dam, the fields (the plane).