First Pages (1964)

Documentary №76170, 2 parts, duration: 0:16:45
Production: Nizhne-Volzhskaya newsreel studio
Director:V. Strelkov
Screenwriters:Yu. Chibryakov
Camera operators:Yu. Selivanov
Composers:R. Kotlyarevskij, S. Tombak
Anouncers:I. Smoktunovskij
Sound mixer:N. Zinina
Other authors:E. Chinchikova


The film tells about a teacher of Russian language and literature school in the village of Samburu Tambov region Pavel Petrovich Duboce and his teaching methods.

Reel №1

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Those students at their desks during a lesson.

View of part of the class, students write an essay on the picture of Savrasova "Rooks have arrived".

The essay topic on the Board.

Students at their desks write an essay.

The teacher gets up from the table, watching the work of students, indicates errors in the notebook.

The pupil Alexander then tries to cheat off of friends.

The teacher walks along the row of tables.

The face of the teacher Pavel Petrovich Duboce.

The view of the school building.

Birds make nests on the branches of the tree.

Spring landscape.

Rook jumping from branch to branch.

View of the village on the Volga river, chunks of ice on the shore.

The farmers lead the horses to drink.

Spring landscape.

The birds fly.

A man paints the carved window casings.

Birds in the birdhouse.

Spring landscape, the bend of the river.

Sprout snowdrops.

Bees at the tap-hole.

Flowing streams of melt water.

Spring landscapes, thawed in the snow.

Duboc and his disciples on a walk through spring woods.

Duboc shows students blooming snowdrops.

The boys climb the tree.

Face Duboce.

Children take pictures and touch the snowdrop.

Duboc while walking tells his students about spring nature.

The faces of the children.

One of the students takes notes in a notebook.

The sun shines through the trees.

One of the students watching the ladybug.

Ladybug on a stalk of grass.

Children observe insects.

Duboc and his disciples go through a birch forest.

Spring landscape.

The appearance of a high hill.

Duboc and his disciples on the hill.

Panorama of the river and the surrounding areas.

A bird in the sky.

Students Dubach plant trees.

Students help to load the fertilizer in the hoppers of the seeding machine.

Students help the farm during the spring field work.

Tractor rides with a special machine for spraying fruit trees.

Spraying trees.

The flowers on the branches of Apple trees.

Calendar: 1964

Locations: Tambov region [805]

Seasons: Spring [825]

Reel №2

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The flowers on the branches of Apple trees.

Type of Apple blossom.

Duboc with his disciples in an Apple orchard.

Spin the reels of the tape recorder.

Children and adults listen to a recording of classical music during the concert-lesson organized by Durocem.

The faces of the children listening to the music and the lyrics.

Clouds in the sky.

The types of the fields from the bus window.

Students Duboce in the bus.

The bus drives past the forest.

Children waving from the bus window to people standing on the sidelines.

The scenery outside the bus window.

The bus goes on the road.

The driver behind the wheel of the bus.

The bus stops at the bus stop, the kids and teacher leave.

Children on the bus.

Summer rural landscape.

Types village of Lermontovo.

The sign at the entrance to the Museum-estate of Lermontov.

Duboc and his disciples at the monument to Lermontov.

The Monument To Lermontov.

Panorama of the banks of the river.

House in Museum-estate Lermontov.

The interiors of the rooms in the house of Lermontov.

Summer river landscape.

Path in the Park.

Students Duboce in the Park estates in oak-contemporary Lermontov.

Face Duboce.

View of the Park with old oak tree.

Duboc evening in his office at the Desk, verifies works of his disciples.

Duboc gets up from the table, leaving.

Duboc walking down the street of the village.

Views of the river at sunset.

Float on the water surface.

Duboc walks along the river Bank.

The setting sun.

Face Duboce.

The sky after sunset.

Calendar: 1964

Locations: Tambov region [805]

Seasons: Spring [825] Summer [824]

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