A Volunteer of Freedom. (1976)

Film-document №7792 2 parts, Duration: 0:20:37, Black-white to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Geleyn I.

Script writers: Ognev V.

Operators: Yatsun E.


The film is about life of Mate Zalka, a wonderful person, communist, Hungarian writer.

Temporary description

1h. -Formation of the 12 th Brigades General Lukacs. Memoirs volunteer brigades: PI Batov, E. Kuti and others on Lukacs, M. Zalka. Chronicle of the civil war in Hungary. 2h. - The fate of General Lukacs. The death of the Hungarian anti-fascist writer M. Zalka.

Reel №1

Newsreel 1930:

Spain, in Madrid chase bulls.

Bullfighting: matador in the arena battle with the bull, the matador take away from the stadium, the matador kills the bull - different.

Spectators - LS.

Madrid street, monument to Cervantes, record volunteer army Republicans - LS., MS.

Hanging banner, volunteers are - different., PNRM.

Spaniards are digging trenches, among them - Dolores Ibarruri - different.

Nazi parade: there are rows of soldiers - PNRM., Above.

Pass the International Brigades - different.

In the collection are the International Brigades fighters, in the mountains is a detachment Republican volunteer navyuchivaet horse is group of volunteers - different. (Top).

The flat landscape of Spain - LS.

Soldiers run through the streets of the city, machine gunners, posters on Madrid's Soviet film "We - from Kronstadt" - different.

Newsreel, 1918-1923,.:

Guerrilla group - LS.

Military train rides, a platform station with people (with motion) - Various.

Kazan - LS., PNRM.

Telegraph - CU.

Of soldiers - LS.

Newsreel 1930:


Field - PNRM.

The old man drinks water, plowed field, the fishermen have a network, she mends network, farmers pass on mules, rural landscape - different.

Flying airplanes, bombs fell on the street flee people, explosions, people running down the street, a woman running with a child, ambulance rides, people go down to the subway - different., PNRM.

Bombing victims: a mother with a baby, take out from the rubble of the child, are fire victims, are wounded, lying dead, a woman crying over the dead - are different., PNRM.

The queue at the grocery store, carry the coffin - LS., MS.

Go refugees - MS., PNRM.

Evacuation of Spanish children: Parents are children, say goodbye to them, children of parents with a wave off the ship - different.

People are building barricades - MS., PNRM.

Bullets pierced the picture in the hall of the gallery - CU., PNRM.

Sleeping soldiers - MS.

Different photos Mate Zalka (Lukacs): Mate Zalka portraits in different periods of life, Mate Zalka among people - CU., MS.

About Mate Zalka remember Army General (interbrigadovets) PI Baht (synchronously) - CU.

Hungarian fighter battalion (interbrigadovets) Jens Kuti (simultaneously in Hungarian) - MS.

Reel №2

Photo: Mate Zalka says. - PNRM.

Newsreel 1914-1918.:

Trenches (top).

Is a band of soldiers, soldiers in the dugout wear masks - MS.

Tank rides - CU.

Guns on the ship, disarmament prisoners are prisoners - LS., MS.

Train rides - LS.

Photo: Mate Zalka among the prisoners, Mate Zalka in the car with the prisoners, M. Zalka with a group of soldiers - Various.

Hungarian landscape (rural), Budapest, Budapest Street - LS., PNRM.

About Mate Zalka says Hungarian writer Antal Hidas (simultaneously in Hungarian) - MS.

Mill wheel - CU.;

In the meadow shepherd herding cows, geese - LS., MS.

They say childhood friends Mate Zalka courtyard farmhouse (simultaneously in Hungarian lang.) - MS.

Photo: Mate Zalka in childhood, in adulthood, etc.

Newsreel 1930:

M.Zalka with the military, the military council of the card looks M.Zalka - MS.

Shoot guns, soldiers, explosions - different.

Flying airplanes, fleeing soldiers, falling aircraft, the soldiers break the barrier - LS.

About how he died Mate Zalka, says Gen.

Baht (synchronously) - MS.

Photos: Funeral Mate Zalka, carry the coffin of Mate Zalka.

Hungarian landscape: lake, mill on the shore, the bridge over the Danube in Budapest, a shepherd tending a flock - LS.