A Tale About the Soviet Court.. (1977)

Film-document №8023 3 parts, Duration: 0:23:45 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)
With the participation of

Director: Sofronov V.

Script writers: Livshin A.

Operators: Mikosha V.


A film tells about the basic principles of the Soviet Court.

Historical background

The film made to order the Union of Soviet Societies for Friendship and Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries.

Temporary description

Courtroom. Listen to the hall. Questions of judges responsible defendant Molchanov. Interrogation of witnesses. The judge read the verdict. Says Justice Minister Terebilov. Voters in propaganda station. The streets of Moscow. Bailiff. The trial Nikonoshenym. Says Lev Nikolayevich Smirnov. The court sitting in the club. Airport. Judge says Mironov. The city of Tbilisi. The delegation of Italy in the courtroom. Square in Tashkent. The Minister of Justice of Algeria Hamouda talks with representatives of Justice of Uzbekistan. Monuments of Samarkand. Talk of American and Soviet lawyers. The ceremonial meeting in honor of 30 anniversary of the international organization of Democratic Lawyers. Says Mark Axel. Members of the Supreme Court of the USSR. Work of the Supreme Court (voting).

Reel №1

The bridge over the Moscow River - MS.

Policeman on duty - MS.

Streets of Moscow - MS., LS., Hitting the pavement.

Courtroom, flag of the RSFSR - CU., Departure.

The hearing of a criminal case in court: judge, the secretary, the defendant heard in the hall.

The interrogation of the defendant VF Molchanov, brought down man (synchronous) - Various.

Speakers: the prosecutor, the judge, defense attorneys, witnesses - CU., MS.

The judge read out the verdict (synchronous) - CU.

Minister of Justice of the USSR Vladimir Terebilov tells of the Soviet judicial system (synchronous) - MS., CU.

Log in propaganda station - MS. (Winter).

Voting at the polling station.

Vote people of different ages - different. (Moscow).

Session of the court lay judge Yuri Nikonoshin the judges' table, passes on the street - CU.

Volga - LS., PNRM.

Nikonoshin Yu, a worker Alexander Hatchery at work - MS., PNRM., LS.

Sturgeon in the hands - CU., PNRM.

Yu Nikonoshin releases of fish nets - CU., MS.

Workers at the aquarium - MS.

Sturgeon fingerlings released into the pond - MS.

From the boat mow the grass in the pond - MS.

Water-bailiff comes to the river, sits in the boat - MS., CU.

Plaque with the inscription on the bank, "Stop!

No-fishing zone »- MS.

Motor boat on the river (day and evening plans) - LS.

Is boat fishing control - MS.

Water-bailiff check documents - MS.; Detain poachers - MS.

Disemboweled sturgeon on the beach - CU., PNRM.

Meeting the people's court, Yu Nikonoshin at the meeting - MS., CU.

The trial of a poacher.

Examine witnesses.

Speech by the prosecutor, the prosecutor.

The judge read out the sentence - LS.

Reel №2

President of the Supreme Court of the USSR Lev Smirnov in his office talks about a Soviet court (synchronous) - CU., MS.

Hearing in the workers' club - different.

The building of the airport "Sheremetyevo" sign, reception hall - MS., PNRM., CU.

Baggage - MS., CU.

The hearing justice of the Criminal Division of the Moscow City Court judge is Lev Mironov (synchronous): understands criminal Americans Amster, Brauer, Bern, accused of smuggling drugs through the territory of the USSR.

Defendants with an interpreter and Soviet lawyers Polyakov, G. Semenovsky, I. Sklyarskim prepared in prison for interrogation - MS., CU.

The interrogation of the accused, the witnesses (synchronously).

Hands sorted packets of heroin - CU.

With Attorney prosecuting the speaker Gennady Vazhenin (synchronous) - CU.

Read the cameramen - CU.

The defenders - MS.

Stands accused (simultaneously in English) - MS.

At present the process of Soviet journalists and foreign correspondents - MS.

Coat of arms of the USSR - CU.

Tbilisi - LS.; Street - LS.

The hearing: the guests from Italy led by the Director of the Cabinet of the Minister of Justice, Mr. A. Bronkachcho.

Reel №3

Square in Tashkent with fountains - MS., PNRM.

Minister of Justice of Algeria Boilly Ben Hamouda and other delegates talk with representatives of the Uzbek Justice - MS., PNRM.; Examining office at the law school - MS., CU.

Ancient buildings in Samarkand, guests visiting monuments - MS., PNRM.


Meeting of the American Bar in the Soviet Presidium of the Moscow City Bar Association, the conversation - different.

The ceremonial meeting to mark the 30th anniversary of the International Organization of Democratic Lawyers: the Presidency, he was speaking.

Honorary Chairman of the Court of Cassation, France's Marc Ancel says the Soviet criminal law (simultaneously in French) - MS., CU.

Books by Ansel "New aspects of legal thought" (in French), "The new social protection" (in Russian) - CU.

Moscow Street - MS.

Plaque with the inscription: "The Supreme Court of the USSR» - MS.

The meeting of the Supreme Court: are the members of the court - different.

USSR Prosecutor General Roman A. Rudenko at the meeting.

Report on the streets of Moscow - MS., LS.

Triumphal Arch - MS.

Metro Bridge - LS.