India Opens Its Heart.. (1973)

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Director: Rychkov B.N.

Operators: Kiselev V., Filatov I., Khodyakov V.

Anouncers: Khmara L.

Text writers: Nikolaev V., Samoylov E.


The report on the visit of the Secretary-General Leonid Brezhnev to India.

Foreign policy | Political figures | International cooperation


Reel №1

Types of Delhi.

Triumphal Arch "Gateway of India".

Eternal Fire.

The soldier in the guard of honor.

Alternation: people on the streets of Delhi, people speak out about the visit of Leonid Brezhnev to India.

name D.Neru University.

Fragments of an interview with the students.

Festively decorated streets, the portraits of Brezhnev and I.P.Gandi.

Journalists and diplomats are preparing for a meeting with the Soviet guests at the airport.

Arrival I.P.Gandi.

Portrait of Leonid Brezhnev.

State flags.

The aircraft is maneuvering in the field.

People greet the aircraft.

Representatives of the Government of India.

The Soviet delegation out of the plane.

Meeting at the ladder.

Children receives flowers policies.

Crowd welcomes Leonid Brezhnev.

The troops on guard.

Commander salutes.

Execution of national anthems.

Brezhnev passes in front of the soldiers.

Welcome speech I.P.Gandi.

The speech Leonid Brezhnev.

The delegation welcomed the members of the Indian government.

The crowd welcomed the Soviet guests.

Presidential motorcade on the streets of Delhi, the Indian people welcomed Brezhnev.

Horse Guards escort the presidential motorcade accompanied to the palace.


LI Brezhnev - State and party leader, Marshal of the Soviet Union, Hero of the Soviet Union, Hero of Socialist Labor, the General Secretary of the CPSU.
Gromyko AA - Diplomat, statesman, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the USSR, Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR.
Kunayev DA - State and public figure, the 1st Secretary of the Communist Party of Kazakhstan, three times Hero of Socialist Labor.
Gandhi IP - Indian politician, Prime Minister of India, India's foreign minister.







Reel №2

Arrival of the Soviet delegation to the palace.

Leonid Brezhnev and I.P.Gandi sent to negotiate.

Round negotiating table.

Chronicle of 1955 year:

Visit D.Neru I.P.Gandi and the USSR.

People on the streets welcomed the Indian guests.

And D.Neru. I.P.Gandi with pioneers in "Artek".

D.Neru speaks to people.

Chronicle of 1966:

I.P.Gandi visit to the USSR.

Meeting at the airport with the members of the Soviet government.

Meeting with Leonid Brezhnev.

State flag of India in front of the presidential palace.

Meeting of the Soviet delegation to the President of India.

Leonid Brezhnev meeting with representatives of the ruling party in India.

The yard in front of the parliament building.

The arrival of Leonid Brezhnev and I.P.Gandi to a joint session of the Upper and Lower Houses.

Speaker, Vice-President of India.

Speech by Leonid Brezhnev.

Delhi streets.

People welcome the Soviet delegation.

Chronicle of 1961 year:

The official visit of Leonid Brezhnev to India.

Soviet leader met at the airport.

Government motorcade on the streets of Delhi.

Leonid Brezhnev's meetings with workers.

Meeting with D.Neru.


D. Nehru - Indian politician, chairman of the Indian National Congress, the Prime Minister of India.
Ahmet FA - Indian statesman and politician, Minister of Agriculture of India.
SS Singh - Indian statesman and politician, Minister of Defence of India.
Baybakov NK - Soviet statesman, Deputy Chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers, chairman of USSR State Planning Committee, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Hero of Socialist Labor.
SA Skachkov - Soviet statesman, chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers of the State Committee for Foreign Economic Relations, Hero of Socialist Labor.
VV Giri - Indian statesman, President of India.
GS Pathak - Indian statesman, Vice-President of India.
Gandhi IP
LI Brezhnev
Gromyko AA
Kunayev DA


11.1973 1966 1961 1955





Reel №3

The coastal natural landscape.

People sit in the boat.

The bridge over the river.

Boat with passengers.

Monuments of history and architecture.

Gold miners sifted sand.

Agricultural work.

Delhi streets.

Trading on the markets.

Snake charmers.

Men talking in the street.

Craftsmen at work.

Monuments of history and architecture.

Shipping on the elephant.

Cows in the middle of traffic.

Girl rides on a motor scooter.

The daily life of Delhi.

New quarters, high-rise buildings.

The ceremony of laying wreaths to the memorials of prominent Indian politicians.

Chronicle of 1955 year:

D.Neru in the USSR, a visit to "Artek".

Children take D.Neru pioneers.

D.Neru farewell to the camp.

The Soviet delegation near the memorial.

People walk through the garden.

Leonid Brezhnev planting a tree.

Garden alley.

Government car.

Meeting with representatives of the Communist Party of India (CPI).

Bust of Lenin as a gift KPI. Leonid Brezhnev and I.P.Gandi at a meeting with representatives of the Indo-Soviet society on the development of cultural relations.

The exchange of gifts.

On the podium, President of the Society K.Menon.

Speech by Leonid Brezhnev.


LI Brezhnev
Gromyko AA
Gandhi IP
Nehru D.


11.1973 1955





Reel №4

Alternation: countryside views, letters and telegrams to the people of India to Leonid Brezhnev.

People gather at a rally near Red Fort.

Chronicle of 1947 year:


D.Neru rises above the fort flag of India.

Participants of the rally.

Speaker Leonid Brezhnev; speech punctuated by shots chronicle the development of Indian industry: the opening of metallurgical plant in Bhilai, Bokaro plant construction in oil production.

Alternation: panorama Square, protesters, performance I.P.Gandi.

The square in front of the fort in the late evening.


LI Brezhnev
Gandhi IP
Nehru D.


11/27/1973 08/15/1947





Reel №5

The garden lights are burning.

Gala dinner at the Soviet Embassy in honor of I.P.Gandi.

Prime Minister of India passed a memorable gift - a portrait of her brush Ilya Glazunov.

Leonid Brezhnev and I.P.Gandi exchanged toasts.

View of the entrance to the hall.

Brezhnev talks with political and public figures.

Lanterns in the garden.

The Soviet delegation at the talks.

Representatives of the Soviet Union and India sign documents.

Monuments of history and architecture.

High-voltage power lines.

Construction of the plant.

Dam Hydroelectric Power Station.

Factory pipe.

Works at a metallurgical plant.

Factory construction.

Flags of the Soviet Union and India.

Residents of Delhi on the streets.

Leonid Brezhnev arrives at the airport.

Flag of India.

I.P.Gandi says farewell speech.

Flag of the Soviet Union.

The speech Leonid Brezhnev.

State flags.

Farewell to the Government of India.

Brezhnev rises in the plane.

People waving goodbye.

The plane rises into the sky.

Types of the Moscow Kremlin.


LI Brezhnev
Gromyko AA
Baybakov NK
Gandhi IP
SS Singh