The XXIV Congress of Lenin's Party. (1971)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Bessarabov I., Vermisheva E.

Operators: Bessarabov I., Khodyakov V.

Anouncers: Khmara L.

Text writers: Ilinskiy V.


The film tells about the work of the XXIV Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.

Temporary description

Opening of the XXIV Congress of the CPSU. Presidency, delegates in the hall meetings on the sidelines of the congress. Speakers: Leonid Brezhnev, Kosygin, and NV Podgorny. , V. Grishin, PE Shelest, DA Kunayev, P. Masherov Rashidov, VP Mzhavanadze, G. F. Sizov Le Duan, W. Ulbricht, E . Gierek, J. Marchais, H. Husak, T. Zhivkov, and others.

Reel №1

Flag waving in the sky and the building CMEA - MS., LS.

Mayakovsky Square - LS. (With motion).

Flags at the Kalinin Bridge - MS. (With motion).

Banners and slogans in honor of the XXIV Congress of the Communist Party - in the streets - MS. (With motion).

A banner with a portrait of Vladimir Lenin on the building of the Lenin Museum - MS. (With motion).

Kalinin Avenue with a banner - LS. the Kremlin and the hotel "Russia» - PNRM. with a / t

The Kremlin and Red Square.

PNRM. at the Museum of History - LS. with a / t

Kremlin Palace of Congresses - MS., PNRM. (From left).

According to the Kremlin Kremlin Palace of Congresses are delegates XXIV Congress of the CPSU - LS., MS.

Delegates to the Congress on the sidelines of the Palace - meet, talk - MS.

Delegates of the Hero of Socialist Labor Heroes of the Soviet Union, the winners, the military - MS.

People's Artist of the USSR BA Babochkin delegates - MS.

Cosmonaut VA Shatalov speaks with delegates of the congress - CU.

Marshal AA Grechko on the sidelines - MS.

Delegates raised the escalator - MS.

Meeting room, delegates rise, applauding, the Presidium - LS., MS.

NV Podgorny opens congress opening speech (synchronous) - LS., MS. with a / t

Listen to the Hall and on the podium - MS., CU., LS.

The presidium of the congress - the heads of delegations of foreign communist, national-democratic and left-wing socialist parties: Tsedenbal, Nicolas Ceausescu, Todor Zhivkov, Walter Ulbricht, Janos Kadar, Georges Marchais, Gustav Husak, Svoboda, Edward Gierek, Max Reimann, Enrico Berlinguer , Le Duan, Georges Marchais, and others.

30/III. From the Central Committee Report the General Secretary of the CPSU, LI Brezhnev (synchronously) - Various.

The congress delegates listened and applauded - Various.

Reel №2

Work in the department of information - on machines print a message for the beginning of the congress - CU.

Letters and telegrams of greetings and congratulations to the Congress - CU. (PNRM.).

Labor reports - CU. (PNRM.).

The congress delegates talking long distance phone - CU.

With the report of the Central Auditing Commission of the CPSU, Chairperson of the Commission of GF Sizov - MS. 31/III.

With the report of the Credentials Committee of the Congress, Chairperson of the Commission IV Kapitonov - MS.

Delegates applauded - LS., MS.

Guests and delegates warmly welcomed the first secretary of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Vietnam Le Duan comrade.

Le Duan acts and sends a congratulatory message to the Congress Presidium of the Central Committee of the Vietnam Workers.

Welcome Message accepts L. Brezhnev.

Congratulations to the Congress are: the first secretary of the SED, Walter Ulbricht, he gives LI Brezhnev greeting message to the Congress, the first secretary of the Polish United Workers Party, Edward Gierek, Deputy General Secretary of the French Communist Party Georges Marchais.

The congress delegates stood applauding - MS.

On the table lay red carnations - a gift from France.

Women delegates with carnations in their hands on the sidelines - CU.

Congress welcome: Deputy Secretary General of the Italian Communist Party Enrico Berlinguer, First Secretary of the Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party Janos Kadar, First Secretary of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia Gustav Husak - MS., CU.

Visiting delegation of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia, the first state bearing plant.

A Soviet-Czechoslovak friendship in the tool shop - MS.

Husak handed souvenir.

Watches and applauds Svoboda.

Welcome guests of DRV at a metallurgical plant "Hammer and Sickle".

Guests receives flowers.

The meeting at the factory - LS. (PNRM.).

Le Duan presents a souvenir to the representative of the factory administration.

Visiting working capital - the Chairman of the "People's Movement for the Liberation of Angola" Agostinho Neto, the first secretary of the Communist Party of Uruguay Rodney Arismendi - CU., MS.

Delegation of the Polish United Workers' Party led by Edward Gierek at the plant named after Vladimir Lenin, the rally.

The delegation of the Bulgarian Communist Party, headed by Todor Zhivkov on machine-tool plant "Red Proletarian" - speaks at a rally Todor Zhivkov.

Applaud workers.

Railwaymen Moscow-sorting depot delegation met fraternal parties from Norway, Panama, Greece.


Are members of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Greece Leonidas Stringos - CU.

Cheering - CU., MS.

Visiting Moscow 2nd Watch Factory Henry Winston - National Chairman of the Communist Party USA.


Winston is given a gift - MS.

G. Winston with carnations in their hands on the sidelines of the congress delegates - CU. (PNRM.).

The congress delegates talk with General Secretary of the Communist Party USA Gus Hall - CU., MS.

The congress delegates - brother and sister - Lyubov yeast, milkmaid, and Nikolai Kirsanov, miller - in the corridors and in the room during the meeting - CU.

In the debate are: flax weaver Yakovlevskogo Ivanovo region A. Smirnov, the president of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR Mikhail Keldysh, MA writer Sholokhov, the chairman of the collective farm named after the XXII Congress of the CPSU Genichesky region Kherson region IP Mazunov, the first secretary of the Komsomol EM Tyazhelnikov - MS., CU.

In the hall during - cosmonaut VA Shatalov - MS.

Reel №3

Hall of the Kremlin Palace of Congresses with a / t

In the room to the applause of the delegates are carrying banners and flowers the pioneers who came to welcome the Congress - LS., MS.

Pioneers welcome delegates and guests of the congress (synchronous) - MS., LS.

1/IV. Smiling and applauding the delegates of the Congress - MS., CU.

Congress welcomes TNS - LS., CU. (Synchronous).

Children are presented with flowers presidium members and delegates in the hall - MS., LS.

Pioneers left the hall - LS.

Applaud LI Brezhnev and others.

Discussants delegates: Soviet Foreign Minister AA Gromyko, milkmaid farm "Zarya world" Dolzhansky region Orel region KL Smirnov, Soviet Defense Minister A. Grechko.

In the room with the battle flag is the delegation of the Armed Forces of the USSR.

Delegates and guests standing applause greeted the glorious defenders of the Motherland - LS., MS.

Applaud: LI Brezhnev, AN Kosygin, NV Podgorny, V. Grishin, AP Kirilenko and others.

3/IV. Military greetings XXIV Congress of the CPSU announce the regimental commander of the Taman Guards Motorized Rifle Division of the Red Banner Order of Suvorov, the MI Kalinin Colonel RM Savochkin - LS. (Synchronous).


Soldiers withdrew.

The congress delegates applauded standing - CU.

Lobby - LS.

Cosmonaut Vladimir Nikolayeva-Tereshkova talking to women - delegates of the congress - CU.

Talk to each other delegates - CU.

Diploma award of Hero of Socialist Labor - CU.

Delegates to the Congress, which in the days of the congress were presented government awards, congratulate each other - MS., CU.

Reel №4

The report "Directive XXIV Congress of the CPSU on the Five-Year Economic Development Plan of the USSR in 1971-1975." Chairperson of the Council of Ministers AN Kosygin (synchronous) - LS., MS., CU.

Listening and applauding delegates - different.

At the podium: LI Brezhnev, GI Voronov, NV Podgorny, AN Shelepin, VV Nikolayeva-Tereshkova, MV Keldysh, AV Victors, MA Sholokhov, AA Grechko and other foreign guests - Nicolae Ceauşescu, Todor Zhivkov, M. Reiman, Tsedenbal, L. Corvalan, R. Arismendi, G. Hall, Chandra Radzheshvar Rao and others.

Delegates applauded standing - different.

In the debate on the report of Kosygin are: Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR VV Shcherbitsky, deputy chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR, the chairman of Gosplan, NK Baibakov, grinder Kirov plant in Leningrad EI Lebedev.

Secretary of the CPSU KF Katushev announce the text of the appeal XXIV Congress of the CPSU "Freedom and peace for the peoples of Indochina!".

Secretary of the CPSU BN Ponomarev read out a statement XXIV Congress of the CPSU "For a just and lasting peace in the Middle East!".

The congress delegates vote by show of mandates - MS.

Applauding the podium AN Kosygin, MA Suslov, AP Kirilenko, KT Mazurov, DS Polanski - MS.

MV Keldysh, VF Crafts, VV Nikolayeva-Tereshkova and others in the margins - MS.

LI Brezhnev, NV Podgorny, MA Suslov, AN Kosygin, AP Kirilenko, G. Ravens and other delegates on the sidelines - MS.

The delegates in boardroom applauding standing - CU., LS., MS.

9/IV. LI Brezhnev, who was elected General Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee, delivers a closing statement (synchronous) - Various.

Listen - Various.

Reel №5

LI Brezhnev makes a closing statement (synchronous) - Various.

Listening and applauding delegates - different.

Listen to the podium: KT Mazurov, DS Polanski, A. Pelshe, AN Shelepin, Sh.R. Rashidov, BN Ponomarev, IV Kapitonov, KF Katushev and others.

Listen to foreign visitors.

Applaud LI Brezhnev, AN Kosygin, MA Suslov, EM Tyazhelnikov.

Panels with bas-relief of Lenin - CU. and departure.

Delegates, government officials, foreign guests sing "The Internationale» - MS., LS.

The flag of the Soviet Union - CU.