Volga lights № 30 Dreamer (1990)

Newsreel №76531, 1 part, duration: 0:09:56, black-white
Production: Nizhne-Volzhskaya newsreel studio
Director:M. Ivanova
Camera operators:L. Denisov
Sound mixer:V. Kolodeznij
Other authors:A. Sapronov


The issue tells about the former ensign Alexey Zhilkin, who returned to his native village in the Astrakhan region.

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Panorama of the village of Razin Buhor in the Astrakhan region, rural landscape.

A sign of the country club, the padlock on the door.

View of abandoned village houses.

Interior view of the destroyed house.

Unfinished boat in the yard.

A woman is chopping wood.

A man and a woman are sitting on a bench at the gate.

An elderly woman is sitting at the gate.

A kitten in an enamel pot.

Former ensign A. Zhilkin drives a cargo scooter to the gate of his house.

Zhilkin enters the yard with a bucket of water, pours water into the pigeon house's drinking bowl.

Zhilkin pours water to rabbits sitting in cages in the yard and a dog in a bowl.

Zhilkin unloads hay from the body of a scooter.

Zhilkin carries hay in a wheelbarrow, calls a grazing cow.

Kitten in a pot.

Zhilkin starts a cow in the yard.

Zhilkin cleans the cow with a brush.

Zhilkin milks a cow, talks about being accustomed to work since childhood, talks about his parents, about the habit of physical labor, about attachment to the farm and unwillingness to leave it (synchronously).

Zhilkin waters the cabbage with a hose.

A Fox cub in a cage.

Piglets in the pen.

Chickens in the yard.

Zhilkin in the yard is engaged in housekeeping.

Sheep eat grass from the feeder.

Zhilkin lights a cigarette and picks up a garden hose.

Rabbits in cages.

Kitten playing with a bunch of grapes.

Pigeons in the dovecote.

Zhilkin speaks about his readiness to fulfill his plans, unwillingness to "go with the flow" and passively relate to life (synchronously).

Views of the village, a woman chopping wood.

An elderly woman is sitting at the gate.

Zhilkin sets the alarm clock, sitting at the table.

Zhilkin makes entries in his diary.

Interior view of the Zhilkin house.

Pages of Zhilkin's diary.

Zhilkin feeds pigeons.

Zhilkin sends in a flight of two pigeons.

Zhilkin on the dovecote.

Zhilkin holds a white dove in his hands.

Calendar: 1990

Locations: Astrakhan region [769]

Seasons: Summer [824]

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