Volga lights № 31 Like children... (1991)

Newsreel №76559, 1 part, duration: 0:10:23, black-white
Production: Nizhne-Volzhskaya newsreel studio
Director:M. Selivanova
Screenwriters:A. Sapronov
Camera operators:L. Denisov, Yu. Popov, O. Shelyugin
Sound mixer:V. Kolodeznij


Residents of Saratov Express their opinion about the events of August 19-21, 1991.

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Newsreel of may day and November demonstrations in Saratov in the 1960s and 1980s.

Leadership of the city and region on the podium.

Columns of representatives of city enterprises pass by.

Democratic rally in Saratov.

View of the monument to Lenin in the scaffolding on Revolution Square in Saratov.

Faces of the rally participants.

Police officers stand in a cordon.

Rally in Saratov in winter.

Patrols with dogs to protect the rally.

Clearing the area of snow with special equipment.

Panorama of the democratic rally in Saratov.

Banners with slogans and tricolor flags in the hands of participants of the rally.

Faces of the rally participants.

A caricature of the restructuring.

Headlines of newspaper publications during perestroika, portraits of Mikhail Gorbachev and Boris Yeltsin in Newspapers.

Publications about the events of August 19-21, 1991 in Moscow, portraits of Komar, Krichevsky and Usov, who died during the August events.

Fragments of a rock music concert.

Fragments of TV shows on the TV screen.

The face of a young man pumping his muscles.

Faces of participants of the informal youth event.

Trade in the clothing market.

Faces of teenagers.

Rally at one of the clinics in Saratov in August 1991.

Participants of the rally argue with each other and exchange opinions about the actions of the state emergency Committee.

A woman speaks about the inaction and silence of the regional leadership during the August events in Moscow (synchronously).

Participants of the rally talk about the actions of residents of Saratov during the events in Moscow, the activity of Saratov youth who opposed the GKCHP, the significance of the August events (synchronously).

Portraits of Yeltsin and Gorbachev in the newspaper "Saratov".

A newspaper employee speaks about the work of the editorial office during the August events, about the unity of the older and younger generations (synchronously).

The text of the publication about the failure of the putsch and the appeal to the citizens of Saratov.

Faces of the rally participants.

The young man talks about the reasons for his participation in the rallies on August 19-21, 1991, talks about the need to form a civil society (synchronously), photos of participants in the rallies.

Smoking teenagers on the street.

Panorama of the rally on Revolution Square in Saratov.

Faces of the rally participants.

Youth activists talk about their participation in various actions, talk about the reasons for traveling to Moscow to protect democracy, about the division of power between Democrats (synchronously).

Building of the Saratov city Council.

People cross the road.

Faces of workers of the city party apparatus arguing with each other.

Performance of a rock band.

Young people in the throes of ecstasy.

The face of a young man pumping his abs.

Young people at the bar.

Representatives of informal youth associations on the streets of Saratov.

View of one of the streets of Saratov.

Calendar: 1991

Locations: Saratov region [801]

Seasons: Summer [824] Winter [823]

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