Volga lights № 20 Blasphemy. Khvalynsky variant (1991)

Newsreel №76549, 1 part, duration: 0:10:05, black-white
Production: Nizhne-Volzhskaya newsreel studio
Director:D. Popova, A. Ibragimova
Camera operators:V. Sofjin
Sound mixer:T. Burakova
Other authors:I. Sokolov


The issue talks about the destruction of old believer cemeteries in Khvalynsk, the Saratov region.

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Wooden grave cross is on the ground.

Grave cross at a cemetery.

View Of Khvalynsk.

Birds soar in the sky.

Panorama of the terrain in the area of Khvalynsk.

Elderly women Khvalynskiy old believer communities.

Carved trim on one of the houses.

View of the wooden houses of the old believers ' family.

Blooming Apple tree in front of the house.

Elderly representatives of the old believer communities say about the destruction of old believer cemeteries in Khvalynsk, the destruction of tombstones and using them as the foundations of the houses (simultaneously).

The collapsed grave cross, plaque with the name of the deceased.

View of the cemetery, a panorama of the cemetery.

The wreckage of the grave crosses.

The sign of the cross and the picture of the deceased.

Dust on the mound.

Flowers in a meadow.

Wooden crosses in the cemetery, next to the Smoking garbage dump, a panorama of the landfill.

Kind of a dump, smoke from burning trash.

View of the bent gravestones, fragments of the wooden cross on the grave.

Dents of buckshot at one of the monuments and the metal plate of the wooden cross.

A bird soars in the sky.

The inscription on the tombstone.

Women talk about the inadmissibility of the presence of a dump near the cemetery, on the fire dump (synchronously).

Icons in the corner of the room, candles burning at the icons.

Women pray at the icons.

Photo of the old believer Bishop.

Women pray in front of icons, bow to you.

Portraits of the relatives of the praying women.

Candle before the crucifix.

One of the women reads a prayer.

Panorama of the outskirts of Khvalynsk.

An elderly resident of Khvalynsk Elizabeth K. answers the question about what was the old believers cemetery before the revolution, about the irresponsible attitude of modern people to the old graves and to the memory of the deceased (synchronously).

Panorama of the territory of the former cemetery.

Inscriptions on gravestones and monuments.

Fragments of broken tombstones scattered around the cemetery.

Female historian says about those who are buried in old believers ' cemetery, their contribution to the development of the city (synchronously).

Photos Khvalynskiy merchants of old believers of the late 19th and early 20th century.

Panorama of the cemetery, with ruined graves.

The Khvalynsk photo of the old believer monastery.

Photographs of families of old believers.

Burns the garbage at the dump, the smoke goes through the cemetery wooden grave crosses at the cemetery.

Clouds in the sky.

Calendar: 1991

Locations: Saratov region [801]

Seasons: Summer [824]

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