Peak hour (1996) 02/15/1996
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AnnotationThe program is timed to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the Sandunov Baths.
A professional bath-house attendant, P.Kulagin tells about the purpose of hats and brooms in the bath, about their use and benefits.
I remember the history of the Sandunov Baths, their famous visitors (Pushkin, Chekhov).
A fragment of the film "Battleship Potemkin" (directed by S. Eisenstein) is shown, where scenes of sea battles were shot in the Sandunov pool.
Fragment hud.film "You - me, I - to you" with L. Kuravlev in the title role (playing the bathhouse attendant).
P.Kulagin argues that it is more useful - a Finnish sauna or a Russian bath?
A medal, issued for the 100th anniversary of the founding of the baths - the Force and Liza Sandunovs, is shown.
P.Kulagin shares experience - how to become a professional bath-house attendant.
PersonnelKulagin Peter - the head of the men's department of the highest category of Sandunovsky baths.