Comrade Lucho.. (1977)

Film-document №8029 2 parts, Duration: 0:17:24 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Makhnach L.

Script writers: Makhnach L.

Operators: Izvekov V., Maksimov L., Filatov I., Khodyakov V.

Anouncers: Kolychev U.

Text writers: Pumpyanskiy A.


The film tells about the life and struggle of Louis Korvalan, his visit to Moscow.

Temporary description

Chile, Santiago. Rally at the stadium on the 50 anniversary of the Communist Party of Chile. At the podium - Corvalan, C. Allende, and AP Kirilenko. The events in Chile in September 1973 in connection with the military coup led by General Pinochet. The police arrest people on the streets, in cars being taken to jail. Journalist speaks with LA Corvalan in prison. Rallies, demonstrations of workers, demanding the release from prison of Luis Corvalan. Speech by Leonid Brezhnev at 25 Congress of the CPSU, demanding the freedom of prisoners of the Chilean fascist junta. City of Moscow. Meeting at the airport of the Secretary-General of the Communist Party of Chile, Luis Corvalan, with his wife (1977). NV Podgorny presents the Order of Lenin in the Kremlin Luis Corvalan. Workers rally in Moscow on a meeting with Luis Corvalan. Speakers: AP Kirilenko, Corvalan. The presidium meeting: BN Ponomarev, VV Grishin, A. Ya Pel'she.

Reel №1

Moscow apartment Luis Corvalan, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Chile, Luis Corvalan, sitting at his desk - MS., PNRM.

Winter forest near Moscow, on the road passes, Luis Corvalan, his wife and daughters - MS., PNRM.

L. Corvalan face - CU.

Winter landscape - MS.

Newsreel 1973:

It should be a soldier with a gun, a soldier carries the arrested Chilean women - CU., PNRM., MS.

Chilean lying dead, crying man - MS., CU.

Junta soldiers disperse demonstrators search people on the street, put in the car Chilean blindfolded, hands are tied behind his back lies a man, a soldier walks over the bodies lying on the ground Chileans - MS.

Junta soldiers tearing books and throw them into the fire, burning books - MS., CU.

Soldiers on the streets of the city; arrested off the bus and go into the prison - MS.

A journalist interviews Luis Corvalan in prison - CU., PNRM.

Demonstration in defense of Luis Corvalan on the streets of one of the Latin American cities, demonstrators carrying placards demanding the release of L. Corvalan; «Viva Chili» - posters in Spanish - LS., MS., CU.

Rally in the square in support of Chile slogan in Russian: "The people of Chile will win» - CU., PNRM.


Moscow Kremlin - MS., PNRM.

Muscovites at the Vnukovo airport meet Luis Corvalan - MS., CU., PNRM.

L. Corvalan and his wife comes down the ramp, greets a member of the Politburo of the CPSU Central Committee, secretary of the Central Committee of AP Kirilenko, a candidate member of the Politburo of the CPSU Central Committee, secretary of the Central Committee of BN Ponomarev and other persons present at the meeting to - MS.

L. Corvalan and his wife greeted Muscovites gathered at the airport - LS., MS.

L. Corvalan interviewed Soviet journalists - LS., CU.

AP Kirilenko, BN Ponomarev and other greeters - MS.

Kremlin - LS., Hitting.

L. Corvalan greets LI Brezhnev - MS., CU.

LI Brezhnev speaks at the XXV Congress of the CPSU (piece speech of Chile) - MS., LS.

The delegates in the hall - MS., LS.

Meeting with Leonid L. Corvalan Brezhnev in the Kremlin - CU.

Red Square - LS.

L. Corvalan lays a wreath at the Mausoleum of VI Lenin - CU., MS.

Wreath - MS., PNRM.

Newsreel 1973:

Camp in Chile, the soldiers of the junta in the concentration camps and are held prisoners, Luis Corvalan is dressed in a poncho - MS., Photos.


Order of Lenin, whom L. Corvalan awarded for revolutionary struggle - MS.

Reel №2

L. Corvalan in the Moscow apartment parses correspondence - CU., LS.

Letters, cards on the table, a letter with a photo boy, named in honor of Luis Corvalan - MS., Pl., PNRM.

L. Corvalan reads letters - CU., PNRM.

Meeting between Muscovites L. Corvalan in the State Concert Hall "Russia", the hall stood welcomes L. Corvalan - LS., MS., PNRM.

The presidium meeting L. Corvalan, V. Grishin, AP Kirilenko, A. Pelshe, BN Ponomarev, heads of foreign communist parties, members of the political commission of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Chile - LS., MS.

At the rally - the meeting stands AL Kirilenko, listen to the meeting participants - LS.

Newsreel 1972:

The meeting at the stadium Santiago, the 50th anniversary of the Communist Party of Chile - LS., MS.

On the podium there, Luis Corvalan, AP Kirilenko.

The President of Chile, Salvador Allende - MS.

Participants in the rally at the stadium with flags, posters, banners - LS., MS.

AP Kirilenko and L. Corvalan on the podium among the pioneers - MS.

Theatrical performance at the stadium - LS., MS.


Continued speech AP Kirilenko at the meeting - a meeting with L. Corvalan Muscovites - (synchronously) - LS., CU.

Listen, applaud those present in the hall and on the podium - LS., MS.

Acts L. Corvalan (simultaneously in Spanish) - CU., LS.

Newsreel 1973:

The demonstration in Chile - LS.

Photo: little boy, and police arrested a Chilean - CU.

Arrested at the stadium Santiago, arrested at the car - MS., CU.


Continued L. Corvalan speech at a meeting with the Muscovites - CU.

Rally participants stand up, applaud - LS., PNRM.

The Bureau is holding hands, applauding members of the presidium - MS.

Muscovites person present at the meeting - CU.