A Monument in Geneva.. (1971)

Film-document №7018 1 part, Duration: 0:09:49 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Mikosha V.

Script writers: Firsova D.

Operators: Mikosha V.


The film tells about the unveiling of the monument to the mankind's success in space exploration - the gift of the Soviet Union to the United Nations in Geneva.

Historical background

In July 1971, in Geneva, opened the monument astronauts erected in front of the Palais des Nations. The architectural design of the monument designed by sculptor Faydysh, architects and Barisi Kolganov, sculptural composition made by the sculptor Neroda.

Temporary description

Press conference at the Palais des Nations in Geneva before the opening of the monument to the astronauts. Speech by Minister of Culture of the USSR EA Furtseva. General view of the monument. Types of Geneva: streets, squares, buildings, pedestrians on the streets, the traffic. View of Lake Geneva, sailing boats on the lake, ships.

Reel №1

Monument to cosmonauts - MS., LS., PNRM. (Through the branches of trees).

Press conference at the Soviet mission to the opening of the monument: PNRM. the hall - MS., LS.

The presidium of the Minister of Culture of the USSR EA Furtseva, cosmonaut Alexander Nikolaev, the Soviet representative to the UN Z. Mironov and others.

Playing EA Furtseva, A. Nikolaev.

The opening of the monument to astronauts: serves the Minister of Culture of the USSR EA Furtseva.

Are Nikolaev, American astronaut William Anders, Z. Mironov, director of the United Nations in Geneva Guichardi - MS.