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AnnotationThe film is about a concent for the delegates of the XXV Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
Temporary descriptionGala concert in the Kremlin Palace of Congresses on the XXV Congress of the CPSU. In the hall - delegates XXV Congress of the CPSU, the party and government, Prime Minister of Cuba Fidel Castro. Participate in the concert: the singer, People's Artist of USSR EE Nesterenko; violin ensemble of the Moscow State Conservatory, the State Orchestra of Kurmangazy, Distinguished Academic Folk Song and Dance Ensemble "Lietuva", the state dance ensemble of Uzbek SSR "Ziff", the Armenian Dance Ensemble SSR, the orchestra of folk music of the Moldavian SSR, composer R. Shchedrin and the Bolshoi Theater Orchestra USSR State Academic Choreographic Ensemble "Birch", the singer, People's Artist of USSR L. Zykina, the State Academic Folk Dance Ensemble of the USSR, the Red Banner Ensemble of the Alexandrov, Artists of the Bolshoi Ballet, People's Artist of the RSFSR N. Bessmertnova and People's Artist of USSR, S. Vasiliev, choreographic collectives of the Latvian SSR, the dancers of the Tajik State Academic Opera and Ballet Aini folk artists of the Tajik SSR Sabirov, Burhale, Vakhidov, ballet dancers of the Kyrgyz State Theater Opera and Ballet Theater, People's Artist of the Kirghiz SSR B. Menzhilkiev, the combined choir of the Estonian Soviet Socialist Republic, People's Artist of USSR, Solovianenko, state dance ensembles of the Ukrainian SSR, a student at Moscow State Choir School A. Shestov, choreographic collectives of the Azerbaijan SSR, a children's wind orchestra, Cherkassy , People's Artist of USSR Mikhail A. Ulyanov.
The Kremlin Palace of Congresses.
The audience applauds in the hall; in the governmental box the Secretary General of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union Leonid Brezhnev greets members of the government and Fidel Castro (the first secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba); the audience takes seats.
The actor Nesterenko reads verses on the scene of the Kremlin Palace of Congresses.
At this time on the screen: Leonid Brezhnev is given for the signature a party-membership card, Leonid Brezhnev signs for it.
There is a building on the Yenisey, a train goes down the new road; there is a hydroelectric power station building; dump-trucks pass by; a car "Niva"; a grain field; a combine harvester passes by; grain scatters; cotton scatters; a weaver's loom; the steel is casted.
A chemical centre.
The plane is flying by.
The rocket is flying by.
R.Chandra awards Leonid Brezhnev “the Gold medal of the world”.
Children give Leonid Brezhnev's flowers.
Leonid Brezhnev is at the All-European conference in Helsinki.
The Kremlin towers.
The Presidium of the XXV Congress; Leonid Brezhnev is on a rostrum, audience is applauding in the hall.
The curtain drops on the scene, concert presenters come on.
The ensemble of violinists of the Moscow State conservatory (teachers, post-graduates, students) plays variations on A.Korelli's theme.
There is chorus on a scene, the presenter announces the number: "Otar Taktakishvili "The Hymn to the workers", the actor reads verses, the chorus sings.
The presenter announces the number: "The State orchestra named after Kurmangazy acts, the national actress of the USSR Bibigul Tulegenova sings.
The ensemble "Letuva" performing (the academic honored national ensemble of the Lithuanian SSR): girls play musical instruments.
Members of ensemble dance.
The Uzbek actor S.Yudakov performs (plays the tambourine); the State honoured dance ensemble of the Uzbek Soviet Socialist Republic “Bakhor” shows a scene "Velichalnaya".
The student of the Leningrad State conservatory L.Shevchenko sings the Aria of Melancholy from Puccini's opera “Toska” ["Melancholy”].
The academic choral choir and the dance ensemble of the Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic performs (the “Festival dance” by E.Oganesyan is performed).
“The poem about Moldova” is performed by the folk music orchestra of the Moldavian SSR (the art director and the conductor S.Lunkevich, the national actor of the Moldavian SSR).
Composer Basner's song "Workers' hands" is played by members of trade unions amateur art activities.
A panorama: a scene “Melodies of Belarus” (composer I.Shinovich) is performed by the joint art collective - the Belarus orchestra of stringed instruments.
The Belarus ensemble acts (a trio of singers sings).
The orchestra of the Bolshoi theatre of the USSR plays the finale of the first piano concert with orchestra; the author R.Schedrin is at the piano, conductor A.Dmitriev.
Temnov's “Wildflowers” is played by the State Academic choreographic ensemble “Beryozka” "Birch" (art director N.Nadezhdina).
The laureate of the Lenin award, the national actress of the Soviet Union Lyudmila Zykina sings.
The State academic national dance ensemble of the USSR acts (art director I.Moiseyev, Hero of Socialist Labour, laureate of the Lenin and State awards, national actor of the USSR) .
The chorus of the Alexandrov Red Banner ensemble sings (conductor B.Alexandrov, Hero of Socialist Labor, the national actor of the USSR, major-general).
The national actress of the USSR M.Shahberdyeva sings in Kazakh.
The national actress of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic N.Bessmertnova, the national actor of the USSR, the laureate of the Lenin award V.Vasilev, the Bolshoi theatre group of corps de ballet plays a fragment from the A.Eshpai's ballet "Angara".
A panorama: the Bolshoi theatre ballet dancers show a ballet "Angara" fragment.
Art collectives of the Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic dance.
Ballet dancers of the Tadjik State Academic Opera and Ballet theatre named after Aini (People’s Actress of the USSR M.Sabirova; national actors of the Tadjik Soviet Socialist Republic Burhanov, Vahidov) show a choreographic composition "In a blossoming tulips valley".
The State Kirghiz opera and ballet theatre actors act (dance, then the national actor of the Kirghiz Soviet Socialist Republic Bulat Menshilkiev sings).
The state academic man's chorus and chorus of boys of the Estonian Soviet Socialist Republic sing "The Song about friendship" by G.Ernesaks.
The Ukrainian national song "Black eyebrows, brown eyes" is sung by national actor of the USSR A.Solovyanenko.
A scene of the concert program "Cheburashka" is played by second grade pupils of the Perm state choreographic school, the song of the composer Shainsky from a cartoon film "Gena the Crocodile" is sung by the pupil of the Moscow state choral school A.Shestov.
Laureates of children's amateur art activities of the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic review - the Cherkassy Palace of pioneers and schoolboys brass band members play (the art director and the conductor - the major in retirement Pustovoylov).
A.Ostrovsky's song "Let there always be a sun" is played by the Cherkassy children's brass band, soloist N.Ustimenko.
Sviridov's "Ode to Lenin" is played, R.Rozhdestvensky's verses are read (verses are read by national actor of the USSR, Lenin Prize Laureate M.Ulyanov; in chorus there are all participants of a concert).
Applause on the stage and in the hall; Leonid Brezhnev, Fidel Castro and others applaud.