Alexey Kosygin at Cuban friends'.. (1971)

Film-document №6959 2 parts, Duration: 0:16:50 to collection Price category A
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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Plotnikova V.

Operators: Kiselev S., Lebedev O., Nikolaev V.

Anouncers: Khmara L.


The film tells about the friendly visit of the Member of the CPSU Central Committee Political Bureau, Chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers Comrade Kosygin to Cuba.

Historical background

October 26, 1971 in Havana at the invitation of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba and its revolutionary government came with a friendly visit Politburo member, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR AN Kosygin.

Temporary description

Stay Kosygin in Cuba. Meeting at the airport; talks between Kosygin and Fidel Castro. Kosygin at a ceremony in honor of the memory of national hero of Cuba Cienfuegos, K.; secondary boarding school, in a textile factory, a plantation of sugar cane. Kosygin, Fidel Castro on the construction of a new residential area in the city of Santiago de Cuba, among the pioneers, the museum Siboney, at a reception in the palace revolution; sendoff at the airport.

Reel №1

Flying airplanes (removed from the hatch plane) - MS.

Clouds in the sky - LS.

Highway in Havana - LS. with movement

Cars pass on the highway - LS.

A poster at the airport, "Welcome, Comrade Alexei Kosygin!" Portraits AN Kosygin and Fidel Castro are military - MS.

Film and photographers - MS.

Cubans welcome at the airport AN Kosygin - MS., PNRM.

AN Kosygin down the ramp, embraces Fidel Castro - the first secretary of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party and Prime Minister of the revolutionary government - MS., PNRM.

Among the welcoming Cuban President Osvaldo Dorticos, second secretary of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party, the Revolutionary Armed Forces Minister Raul Castro and other officials - LS., MS.

AN passes Kosygin, who arrived with him Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Georgian SSR, GD Javakhishvili, Minister of the USSR Navy TB Guzhenko, Deputy Foreign Minister of the USSR delegate SP Kozyrev - different.

Poster: "Long live the Cuban-Soviet friendship (in Russian, and Spanish) - MS.

Military band performs anthem of the USSR and Cuba - are different.

War with the pipe - CU.

Standing Soviet and Cuban leaders - MS.

Are the standard-bearers - MS., PNRM.

Passes an honor guard - MS.

AN Kosygin, Castro greeting people - MS.

Cubans of all ages, along the road from the airport to Havana, waving their arms, flags - different. with movement

Obelisk and sculpture - MS. with movement

Palma - LS. with movement.

Car drive up to the building of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party (Palace of the Revolution) - LS., PNRM.

AN Kosygin and other climbing the stairs to the building - LS., Enter the hall of negotiations - MS., PNRM.

Soviet-Cuban negotiations - different.

The Palace of the Revolution, palm trees outside - LS.

Cuban flag waving - CU., MS.

On Malecon pass AN Kosygin and the parents of the national hero, Major Camilo Cienfuegos, a fighter for the overthrow of the Batista dictatorship, was tragically killed in the deep - MS., PNRM.

AN Kosygin and other thrown into the water bouquets of flowers in memory of C. Cienfuegos - MS., CU.

AN Kosygin parents hugging hero - MS., LS.

Flowers on the water - MS., PNRM.

AN Kosygin with Cuban children - CU.

The people welcomed AN Kosygin.

The slogan on the building of secondary boarding school, "Welcome Comrade Alexei Kosygin!" (In Russian, and Spanish) - MS., PNRM., LS.

Are Cuban children and adolescents with flags, greeters AN Kosygin - LS., MS., PNRM.

Smiling Cuban girl - MS.

AN Kosygin talks with students - LS.

AN Kosygin and Fidel Castro chat with one of the textile mills in the vicinity of Havana - MS., PNRM., LS.; Examine spinning mill - MS., PNRM.

Soviet working machines (factory works on the Soviet and Syrian cotton) - CU., PNRM.

Machinist - CU., PNRM.

A worker at a machine - MS., PNRM.

Dyeing workshop - MS., PNRM.

AN Kosygin and Fidel Castro talking with the director of the factory - MS., CU.

Finished products - fabrics - MS., PNRM.

Landscape - palm trees, the river - CU., LS., PNRM.

Palm trees, the road - LS. with movement

Grazing cows - LS., PNRM., MS.

Calf in the pen - CU.

AN Kosygin and Fidel Castro visiting the barn in the animal husbandry - CU., LS., Go and sit in the car - MS.

Passing car - CU.

The road to the farm buildings - MS. with movement.

Landscape - LS. with movement.

Sugar cane - LS. with movement.

AN Kosygin and Fidel Castro inspect and try cane - CU., MS., PNRM.

Sugar cane, are seen behind houses - LS.

Reel №2

A suburb of Havana - Alamar, new buildings - LS. with movement.

Are the cranes - LS. with movement.

Construction of the new district, the workers waved - MS., LS. with movement.

A worker on a construction site - CU., PNRM.

Workers stand on a building under construction - MS., PNRM.

AN Kosygin and Fidel Castro talking with builders - MS., CU., PNRM.

Cuban construction workers in hard hats - CU.

Rally, people applaud - LS., CU., PNRM.

Fidel Castro stands - MS., CU.

People applauding - MS. with movement.

AN Kosygin and Fidel Castro rides in the car, followed by the honorary escort of motorcyclists - MS., LS. with movement.

City residents welcome visitors - LS., MS., PNRM. with movement.

AN pass Kosygin and Fidel Castro - LS., PNRM.

Moncada Barracks - LS., PNRM., MS.

Cuban pioneers cravat AN Kosygin and Fidel Castro - CU., MS.

Cuban pioneers - CU.

Woodland, the pointer of the museum Siboney - LS., PNRM.

House-Museum of Siboney, where Cuban patriots were preparing an armed uprising against the Batista regime - MS., LS.

Exhibits - leaflets and portraits in the stands - MS., PNRM.

Castro - MS.

Landscape (trees) - MS. with movement.

Trees, away mountains of the Sierra Maestra - LS., PNRM.

Streets of Havana - LS. with movement.


Quay - LS. with movement.

Modern buildings - LS. with movement.

Palace of the Revolution - LS.

Reception in honor of A. Kosygin: AN Kosygin, Castro, O. Dorticos other hello, talk - Various.

Seeing off at the airport - LS., CU.

The slogan "Long live the Great October Revolution!" (In Spanish) - CU.

AN Kosygin shaking hands with mourners - MS., PNRM.

People applauded, waving flags - MS.

Cuban girl with a flag - CU.

AN Kosygin goodbye to Fidel Castro and O. Dorticos - LS., MS., Up the ramp - LS., PNRM., Waving - MS.

The people at the airport - LS.

Flying airplanes - MS. (The plane).

Havana - LS. (The plane).