The Prime Minister of Australia in the USSR.. (1975)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Tuzova Z.

Operators: Epifanov G., Krylov A., Nikonov V.

Text writers: Chirkov V.


About the visit of the Prime Minister of Australia Edward Gof Witlem in the USSR, the first official visit of the head of the Australian Government to the Soviet Union.

Historical background

From 12 to 16 January 1975 at the invitation of the Soviet government in the Soviet Union on an official visit, Prime Minister of Australia Gough, Edward Whitley and his wife.

Temporary description

The streets of Leningrad. Monument to Lenin at Finland Station, in the Smolny. The Cabinet of Lenin in the Smolny. St. Isaac's Cathedral. The monument to Pushkin. Museum-Dostoyevsky. The monument to Peter I. Airport. Check the Prime Minister EG Uitlema. Atmosphere TB Guzhenko. The people on the street. Piskarevsky. Chronicle. Besieged Leningrad. Children play. New. Meeting EG Uitlema with scientists from the Arctic and Antarctic research institutes. Caravan icebreakers. The Palace Square. Visiting Prime Minister of the Hermitage. Halls. Exhibits of the museum. Moscow. Vnukovo airport. Of honor. Kosygin and KT Mazurov atmosphere. Kremlin. Negotiations with NV Podgorny, Kosygin. Red Square. Laying flowers at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The building of the Moscow City Council. The members of the Austrian delegation at a reception at the VF Promyslov. New homes. The conveyor cars. The building CMEA. Australian Prime Minister and his entourage in the box at the Bolshoi ballet "Carmen Suite" (M. Plisetskaya, A. gordunite). Kremlin. St George's Hall. Dinner in honor of the Prime Minister of Australia. The signing of the agreement. TV tower. Address by the Prime Minister of Australia on television. Conducted at the airport.

Reel №1

Turns the pages of newspapers, hit a picture of the Prime Minister of Australia.

Landscapes of Australia - MS., CU.

Map - MS., Departure, impact.

Leningrad - LS., PNRM.

Monument VI Lenin at the Finland Station - CU., Hitting.

Smolny - MS., Hitting.

Monument VI Lenin at Smolny - CU.

Assembly Hall - CU., PNRM.

Painting - "Speech VI Lenin before deputies »- MS., CU.;« Walkers in Lenin »- CU.

Cabinet VI Lenin in Smolny - CU., PNRM.

Monument AS Pushkin at the building of the Russian Museum - CU., Departure.

Apartment-museum of Dostoevsky (inside view) - CU., PNRM.

Monument to Peter I on the Decembrists Square - MS.

In the Leningrad airport landing airliner with Australian guests - MS.

NDP on the plane - CU.

The heads of government meet in Australia: Minister of the USSR Navy TB Guzhenko, chairman of the Leningrad City Council VI Cossacks, members of the public of the city.

The people on the streets of

Leningrad - LS., CU., MS.

NDP on the wall: "Citizens!

When shelling this side of the street is the most dangerous. "

Piskaryovskoye Memorial Cemetery in

Leningrad - MS., Shot through the eternal flame - LS.

Newsreel 1941-1944.:

The Siege of Leningrad - different.

The sculpture "Mourning Motherland» - CU.; Fragments of the monument - CU., MS.

Seen Piskarevsky Australian Prime Minister and lay a wreath.

Children slide down the mountain - MS., CU.

Girls on skates - CU.

Shop factory - LS.

Processed turbine shaft - CU., PNRM.

Workers observe the work machine - CU., MS.

The building of the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute - MS.

Prime Minister Whitlam and his party with the scientists of the institute.

Ice tank with a model icebreaker - MS., CU.

Visit the Hermitage Australian Prime Minister and his party.

Prime Minister Edward Gough Whitlam and his party in the cabin - CU.

Moscow - LS.

State flags of the Soviet Union, and Australia - CU.

The ceremony of the meeting, Prime Minister of Australia at the Vnukovo airport.

Guests are met: Prime Ministers of the USSR AN Kosygin, First Deputy Chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers, VA Kirillin, Ministers and other officials.

Report of honor, a military band played - MS., PNRM.

AN Kosygin and Edward Gough Whitlam bypass the guard of honor.

Workers' representatives in Moscow with flags in their hands greet guests.

The passage of honor - MS.

Car accompanied honorary escort of motorcyclists passes through the streets of the capital - MS.

Reel №2

The Kremlin, Moscow - MS.

Kremlin towers - CU.

Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR NV Podgorny receives the Australian Prime Minister Edward Gough Whitlam and his party.

Talking With: First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the USSR VV Blacksmiths and other officials.

On the Australian side in the conversation involved: Special Minister of State, LF Bowen, Australian Ambassador to the USSR James Plimsoll, and other officials.

The talks in the Kremlin between the chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR AN Kosygin, First Deputy Chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers KT Mazurov and Australian Prime Minister Edward Whitlam Gofom.

Wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier near the Kremlin Wall Australian Prime Minister and his party.

The building of the Moscow City Council - CU., PNRM.

Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Moscow City Council, VF Australian fisheries takes guests.

Models of new buildings - CU., PNRM.

New residential area - CU., PNRM.

Mukhina's sculpture "Worker and Collective Farm Girl» - CU.

Evening Moscow, building CMEA - MS.

The auditorium of the Bolshoi Theater of the USSR - MS.

Australian Prime Minister Whitlam, AN Kosygin, Minister of Culture of the USSR PN Demichev and others in the central box theater - MS.

Scene from the ballet "Carmen Suite," performed the title role, People's Artist of the USSR Maya Plisetskaya.

Dinner at the Grand Kremlin Palace, this government of the USSR after the Australian Prime Minister Whitlam - in St.

George's Hall, Edward Gough Whitlam, his wife and his entourage.

On the Soviet side: AN Kosygin, AA Gromyko, KT Mazurov, AN Shelepin, PN Demichev, MS Solomentsev and other officials.

Signing of the agreement between the Government of the Soviet Union and Australia on the scientific, technical and cultural cooperation.

The agreement shall be signed by the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR AN Kosygin and Australian Prime Minister Whitlam.

Present at the signing: KT Mazurov, PN Demichev, Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR N. Baibakov, VN Novikov and others statesmen Australia accompanying EG Whitlam.

Read the cameramen - MS.

The newspaper with the Soviet-Australian communiqué - CU., PNRM.

Ostankino Tower - CU., PNRM.

Speech on television, Prime Minister of Australia, EG Whitlam (simultaneously in English) - MS.

Seeing the Australian Prime Minister, EG Whitlam and his party at the Vnukovo airport.

Guests escorted AN Kosygin, KT Mazur and other officials, representatives of the workers, the


On the airfield built honor guard.

Members of the Australian delegation raised the ladder - CU.

The plane with the emblem of Australia - CU.

Plane on the runway, accompanied with flags in their hands - LS.