Three Songs About Lenin (1970)

Documentary №6926, 6 parts, duration: 0:57:11, black-white
Production: CSDF (RCSDF)
Director:Dziga Vertov, Kopalin I., Pumpyanskaya S., Svilova E.
Camera operators:Monastyrskiy V., Surenskiy


Restored film about Vladimir Ilyich Lenin 1934.

Temporary description:

Song One: "In the black prison was my face..." The streets are veiled women. Praying Muslims. Muslim women take off her veil from her face, studying in the classroom, read the newspaper, the women working on a tractor, listen to the radio, studying in higher education, working on the farm, at work, in research laboratories. Song Two: "We loved him." Lenin's funeral. Filming of Lenin in 1918-1921. Song Three: "The big stone city". The parade of athletes at the Red Square. Melting steel, construction of the Dnieper, harvesting grain on the collective farms, oil rigs in the oil industry. Construction of the Magnitogorsk Metallurgical Plant, Moscow-Volga Canal, the streets of Moscow in cars passing Chelyuskinites. Camp drifting expeditions on the ice.

Reel №1

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Crown - LS. (Bottom).

House in the Hills, where Vladimir Ilyich Lenin - LS.

Park alley - LS.

Trees - LS.

Park bench - LS., CU.

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin was sitting on the bench (photo August-September 1922).

First song: "In the black prison was my face."

On the streets of the Central Asian town is a woman in a chador - MS.

Mosque - MS. (Shakes PNRM.).

Men go out of the mosque - LS.

The street is a drunk woman - LS.

Praying man - LS. (With a / t)., MS.

Man rides in a cart, followed by a woman carrying a box on his back - MS.

Men and veiled women on horseback - MS.

Young woman sitting on the windowsill, reading a book - CU. (Shot from inside the room and outside).

Pioneers from the mountain pass, drums, banners - LS.

A woman leaves the house, walking down the street, is a building with a sign "indicative Turkic Central sorority named Ali Bayramov» - LS., MS.

Young girl takes off her veil from the face - CU. (PNRM.).

Smiling girl - CU.

A doctor examines a girl - measuring height, weighs - CU., MS.

Man playing on the container - CU.

Woman plays on the container - CU. (Synchronously).

Adult women are engaged in the room - LS.

Women learn the works of Lenin, the inscription on the book «Lenin» - LS., CU.

Portrait of a schoolboy Volodya Ulyanov (photo 1887).

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Children sit at their desks in the street - LS.

Young woman's face - CU.

Tractors and combines in the field - LS.

State farm woman feeding chickens - MS.

Go girl - CU.

A woman standing near a car, ride in the car - CU.

Harvester working in a field, an airplane flies over it - LS. (PNRM.).

Typist at work in the print shop - MS.

People catch leaflets dropped from aircraft - MS. (Top).

Female tractor driver gets a handle tractor - MS.

On the road cyclist rides, camel is - MS.

Collective reading of newspapers - MS.

In the box is a tractor driving - a woman - MS.

Red Army teaches a girl shooting - MS.

Radios yurt, sitting listening to the radio - MS. (PNRM.).

Girl sets up a radio, listening to a woman - MS.

Woman riding a donkey, is a yurt - MS.

Woman with a boy listening to the radio - MS., CU.

Parade on Moscow's Red Square - LS. (With a / t)., PNRM.

A woman rides a bicycle - MS.

Women lighting electric light in the tent - MS.

The building with the sign of higher agro-Pedagogical Institute - CU.

University building - LS., (PNRM.).

Female students are with the books - CU. (PNRM.)., MS.

The factory building - LS. (PNRM.).

People go to the factory - LS.

Women in the weaving workshop at their machines from the spool - LS., MS.

Is a caravan of four camels - MS.

Woman with child near nurseries - MS. (PNRM.).

Women collective farmers go to work - LS.

Woman watering in greenhouses - MS. (PNRM.).

Woman (with an earring in his nose) is holding a baby.

The collective farmers are digging field (dry, dust from the ground) - LS.

A woman feeds her baby - CU.

Camel in the yurt, tractor rides - CU., LS.

Collective farmers reap manually - LS.

The woman and the man behind the microscope - CU.

Picking cotton by hand - LS.

Picking tea by hand - LS., MS.

The woman behind the wheel of a tractor - CU.

Two tractors in the field - LS. (With a / t).

Vladimir Lenin monument stands on the tab "Emancipated labor» - MS., CU.

The people in the area - LS., PNRM. (1 May 1920).

Women in the printing at a printing press - CU.

Printed sheets with a portrait of Lenin and the inscription «Lenin» - in a printing machine - MS.

In Gorky Park - LS., CU.

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Second song, "We loved it."

Memorial meeting women - LS., CU. (PNRM.).

Vladimir Lenin in a coffin - CU.

House in the Hills in the winter - MS.

Young woman's face - CU.

A huge procession of people walking with wreaths on a snowy field - LS.

The funeral procession, carry the coffin - MS.

The coffin is made to the car - MS.

In the car make wreaths - MS.

Train with Lenin's body is on the bridge - MS.

Forest - MS. (With motion).

The people at the station waiting for the train to a coffin - LS.

Train arrives - MS.

Cost Clara Zetkin - CU.

Endure the coffin out of the car - MS.

Chandelier, covered with crape, in the Hall of Columns - LS.

In the House of Unions make wreaths - MS.

Carry the coffin - CU.

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin was preparing to speak at the meeting of the III Congress of the Comintern (Moscow, summer 1921) - CU.

Vladimir Lenin on the street among the people - CU.

Vladimir Lenin in the car - CU. (1918).

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin was speaking at the opening of a temporary monument to Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels on Revolution Square in Moscow (November 7, 1918) - CU., MS.

The people in the area - LS.

VI Lenin at the time of arrival at the II Congress of the Comintern (Petrograd, July 19, 1920).

VI Lenin speaks at the II Congress of the Comintern (July-August 1920) - CU., MS.


The people in the audience applauded - LS. (PNRM.).

VI Lenin before his departure from the Red Square says goodbye to the parade participants (of the car body, Moscow, May 25, 1919) - MS.

The people in the Red Square - LS.

VI Lenin among people - CU.

LS.vid - spill.

Hut made of granite, placed workers in Leningrad at the place where, in July and August 1917 in a hut of branches hiding from the persecution of the bourgeoisie Lenin - LS. and CU. - A plaque with the inscription.

Slogan on a red banner, "All power to the Soviets» - CU.

Demonstration of workers in Petrograd - LS.

Passing cars with soldiers - MS.

VI Lenin speaks from the balcony of City Council (16 October 1919).

Pass the troops - MS.

Horse rides - MS. (Winter).

The time in office - MS. (Winter).

Smashed car - CU.

Destroyed Railway Bridge - LS.

Freight train goes - LS. - Winter.

Hungry woman sitting on rails, eating out of the pot - MS.

A woman with a baby, wrapped in a tattered blanket - MS.

Humming locomotive - CU., LS.

Horse racing - MS., LS.

Fire, smoke, burning earth - CU.

Soldiers ran to the burning ground - MS.

Soldiers go - LS. (Top).

Vladimir Lenin stands in Red Square in front of the troops Universal Military Training (25 May 1919) - MS., LS.

(The voice of Lenin).

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VI Lenin monument stands on the tab "Emancipated labor» - MS.: VI There he is among the people, smiling - CU. (1 May 1920).

VI Lenin in his grave - LS., CU.

The people in the procession passes by the Column Hall of the tomb, are women, men, children, old people, the soldiers, sailors, people cry - different.

NK Krupskaya at the tomb.

In honor guard stand IV Stalin, MV Frunze, GI Petrovsky, MI Kalinin, VE Voroshilov, S. Budyonny, workers' representatives - MS., CU.

MI Ulyanov and AI Sister Anna with her son's coffin - MS.

In honor guard - AV Lunacharsky, FE Dzerzhinsky, MI Ulyanov, GK Ordzhonikidze, Clara Zetkin, the pioneers - CU.

People are carrying flowers - LS., MS.

Columns of people with banners and portraits of Lenin held on Red Square - LS.

VI Lenin on Red Square during the May Day demonstration of workers (1919.) - CU.

The coffin with the body of Lenin, mounted on a pedestal in the Red Square - LS., CU.

People pass by the coffin, saying goodbye to Ilyich - MS., LS.

NK stands Krupskaya - CU.

Red Army soldiers in the honor guard at the tomb - CU., LS.

The clock on the Spassky Tower show 15 hours 55 minutes, then - 16 hours - CU.

Farewell salute of guns, rifles - LS., Warship - CU.

The coffin with the body of Lenin's mausoleum is made - LS.

People in the square stood in silence - LS.

Everything in motion, stops: a woman in the desert, the train, horse, gear, people, trolley monorail.

Women's faces - CU.

Winter landscapes of central - LS.

Gazebo in the park in the Hills - LS.

Bench covered with snow - MS.

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Song Three: "In a large stone city".

LS. pl.

Moscow and the Moscow River - with a / t (day and night).

Tines Kremlin wall - CU.

Illuminated buildings - LS., CU.

Red Square, the mausoleum - LS., MS., CU. (Evening).

Sands of Central Asia - MS.

Rocks - MS.

Mountains - CU.

Dry bush in the desert - MS.

Sitting woman with a pitcher - MS.

Sits a woman with a baby - CU.

Red Square in the spotlight - CU., MS.

People go to the mausoleum - MS.

Books by Lenin and Lenin in different languages ​​with his portrait on the cover - MS., CU. (Moving).

Performance of athletes at the Palace Square in Leningrad - different.

Dancing girl in national costume - CU. (PNRM.).

The water in the irrigation ditches - MS., CU.

Water flows - CU.

Dandelion - CU.

Dancing and singing on Uighur girl, play musical instruments kids - MS. (Synchronous).

Steelworkers at the stove - MS., CU.

Splashes of red-hot metal - CU.

Is shift - MS.

On the way, passing trucks - MS.

Flying airplanes - LS.

Pours the hot coke - CU.

Blurs giant breed - CU. (PNRM.)., CU., MS.

Eroded rock falls - MS., LS.

The stream of water - CU.

Miner with a pick hammer - CU.

Flame emanating from the smelter - LS.

Monument to Lenin in the sky, the turbine hall, spillway (shot triple exposure, disappears plan turbine hall, double exposure is a monument to Lenin in the background of the spillway) - MS.

Interview betonschitsy - CU. (Synchronous).

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Shadows of flags on the ground, NPL. The flags - MS., CU.

A person working - MS., NPL - working out of the doors of the building - MS.

Clock face on the background controller Dniproges (double exposure), the clock disappears, remains - the control panel.

Interview engineers to Dneprostroi - CU. (Synchronous).

LS. kind of power plant (top).

High-voltage power line - MS., CU.

Dam - LS.

Spillway - CU.

Sculpture of Lenin - in the sky - LS., MS.

VI Lenin on Red Square on May 1, 1919.

Is a column of agricultural machinery - LS.

Farmer interviews, collective farmers - CU. (Synchronous).

Strewed grain - CU.

Collective farm work - LS.

Airplane is flying, jumping parachutists - MS.

City (from top) - LS.

In the sky, flying planes, its formation depicting the word "USSR» - LS.

Neftevyshki at sea - LS.

The cable car moving trucks with coal - MS.

Steelworker at the stove - CU.

Magnitogorsk (the plane).

Dam, the water start - LS.

Building explosion - CU.

Opens a gateway channel "Moscow-Volga", via the court are - LS.

Passing two locomotives - CU.

The ice is ice-breaker - CU. (PNRM.).

O. Schmidt aboard the icebreaker - MS.

ID Papanin out of the tents on the drifting station "SP-1".

NSRA drifting expedition tent - on the ice - LS.

Lenin's works, published in many languages ​​- CU.

Demonstration on Red Square - LS., CU.

Breaking the ice - CU.

Train is approaching the station.

Meets people coming out of the car, O. Schmidt - CU.

Pilot Molokov of greeters - CU.

In the streets of passing cars with Chelyuskintsev streets strewn with leaflets - LS., MS.

Demonstration of workers in Germany - LS.

Acts Ernest Thalmann - LS.

Demonstrators carry a portrait of Lenin and banners - MS.

Pass with rifles Hispanic women and men - LS.

Said Dolores Ibarruri - CU.

Pass the Soviet soldiers with rifles - MS.

Monument "Solidarity".

Red Square, the lighting.

VI Lenin in the Kremlin courtyard for a walk (October 1918) - CU.

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