By Roads of Friendship. (1971)

Film-document №6986 1 part, Duration: 0:10:21, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Geleyn I.

Operators: Artseulov O., Babadzhan A.

Anouncers: Kolychev U.

Text writers: Shinaev V.


The film is about the stay of the Train of Friendship of Soviet Trade Unions in the People's Republic of Bulgaria.

Historical background

In April 1971, the Soviet trade unions Friendship Train - 300 representatives of all republics and provinces of the Soviet Union at the invitation of the Bulgarian trade unions arrived in Bulgaria.

Temporary description

Stay in Bulgaria, the delegation of trade unions of the USSR: visit to Sofia, laying a wreath at the Mausoleum of G. Dimitrov, familiarity with a chemical plant in Burgas, meeting with farmers of agricultural co-operative. The October Revolution, a visit to one of the famous Bulgarian resorts, acquaintance with the monuments in the city of Pleven and the Shipka Pass, laying wreaths and flowers. Types of Pleven. Meeting of the Soviet delegation to the inhabitants of Pleven. Seeing the Soviet delegation.

Reel №1

Guests from the Soviet Union in the cabin bus going - different.

PNRM. on flowering branches of trees - MS.

Sofia - LS., Filmed with a / t

City streets with trucks - MS.

Buildings - LS.

Soviet visitors lay a wreath at the Mausoleum of Georgi Dimitrov, entrance to the mausoleum.

Wreath - CU.

Mausoleum - CU.

Monument to the Soviet Army in Sofia - LS., PNRM., MS.

Laying a wreath at the monument - LS., MS.

Newsreel 1944:

Bulgarian people joyfully greets Soviet soldiers in autumn 1944 - MS., LS.

Youth passes on the street - MS.

Women read magazines in the park - MS.

Chemical Plant in

Burgas - LS., Filmed with a / t, MS.

Soviet visitors meet and talk with the Bourgas Neftekhimik, exchanging badges, souvenirs - MS., CU.; Meet with the workers assembly plant.

Work on assembling cars "Moskvich» - LS., MS.

Soviet visitors at the metallurgical plant.

Soviet visitors meet with the residents of the camp, with the peasants in the field / s of the cooperative to them.

Great October Revolution in Veliko Turnovo District.

Smiling faces of Bulgarian peasants - CU.

Visit the resort "Golden Sands".

The concert by local amateur - MS., CU.

During one of the meetings the Soviet guests are given bread and salt.

Soviet general talks with former Bulgarian partisan - CU.

Persons aged-Bulgarians - CU.

A plaque with the names of the dead, next time in the honor guard - MS.

Wreath of the Soviet delegation - CU.

Monument - the big guns in

Pleven - CU., PNRM.

Monument on Shipka heroes Russian and Bulgarian peoples and lay a wreath - MS., LS.

Stone cross and a gun at the Shipka mountain - CU.

Street Pleven - LS., MS.

Rally in the square in honor of the twin cities of Pleven and Rostov-on-Don-LS., MS.

Performs factory worker "Rostselmash" Hero of Socialist Labor Nina Drobysheva - CU.

She hands the residents of Pleven on behalf of their fellow souvenir.

Cheering - MS., CU., PNRM.

Soviet delegation meeting with trade union activists Sofia.

Chairperson of the Sofia City Council of Trade Unions Maryan rack and head of the Soviet delegation secretary of the All Lyudmila Andreevna Zemlyannikova - CU., MS.

Listening and cheering in the hall and on the podium - MS., LS.

Seeing the Soviet delegation at the station.

The orchestra.

Dance departing.

Departing waving from the windows of the car - LS., MS.