The USSR-Finland:30 Years of Friendship.. (1978)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Skitovich V.

Operators: Averbukh M., Voinov O., Sokolnikov L., Cherkasov S.

Text writers: Ivaschenko A.


A film about the Stay of the Delegation of Finland led by the Pime Minister K. Sorsa in trhe USSR.

Foreign policy


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Stay in the Soviet Union the government of the Finnish delegation, headed by Prime Minister K. Sorsa on the occasion of the commemoration of the 30 th anniversary of the Soviet-Finnish treaty of 1948. The laying of wreaths at the Lenin Mausoleum and the grave of the Unknown Soldier. A visit by the delegation of the Second Moscow Watch Factory, Likhachev automobile plant. Travel delegation in Zaporozhye, Tashkent, Samarkand, Irkutsk. Inspection delegation ZAZ, historical and architectural monuments of Samarkand. Bratsk hydroelectric station, Lake Baikal, a sanatorium in Irkutsk. City of Moscow. A solemn meeting on the 30-th anniversary of the Treaty between the USSR and Finland. At the podium: KT Mazurov, Arkhipov, K. Sorsa. Speakers: I. Arkhipov, K. Sorsa, GI Yanaev, O. Martikainen. Receive Finnish youth BN Pastukhov in the Komsomol Central Committee. Breakfast at the Embassy of Finland, hosted by Prime Minister K. Sorsa; Present: Kosygin and others. The Finnish government delegation to the Bolshoi Theater of the USSR - the ballet "Ivan the Terrible." Conducted by a delegation at the airport.

Reel №1

Newsreel 1948 .: April 6 - The signing of the Treaty of Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual Assistance between the Soviet Union and Finland - contract signed the representative of Finland.

IV Stalin, VM Molotov signing in the hall.

VM Molotov signs the contract.

1978. April 4.

Muscovites at the airport.

Plane taxis.

Soviet and Finnish flags at the airport.

From the aircraft leaves Finnish Prime Minister Kalevi Sorsa, greets the President of the Council of Ministers of the USSR AN Kosygin.

First Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR KT Mazur Atmosphere.

The report and a parade of honor.

Muscovites welcome the Finnish visitors.

Newsreel September 1975 g .: AN Kosygin and President of Finland WK Kekkonen in the construction of the Svetogorsk pulp and paper mill.

WK Kekkonen laying cement capsule with a message about the beginning of the second stage of the plant.

AN Kosygin and WK Kekkonen at a central plant.

The appearance of the plant.

Newsreel 1975 .: summer Helsinki, building hosting the European Conference.

The meeting room.

LI Brezhnev, speaking at the meeting.

Removes photographer.

LI Brezhnev passes from the podium at his place in the hall.

The signing of the Final Act.

LI Brezhnev signed the document.

April 1978 The Kremlin, Moscow.

Reception in the Kremlin delegation of Finland - in the hall include Kalevi Sorsa and his entourage, AN Kosygin welcomes Finnish guests.

Interview: sitting at the table Kalevi Sorsa and other members of the Finnish delegation; the Soviet side in the conversation involved AN Kosygin, Secretary of the CPSU Mikhail Zimyanin, Minister of Foreign Trade of the USSR NS Patolichev.

Chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR AP Shitikov takes the Finnish delegation headed by Minister of the State Council Olavi Martikaynenom.

Finnish guests get off the bus; held on Red Square.

Monument to Minin and Pozharsky.

Turn to Lenin's Mausoleum.

Finnish guests laying a wreath at the Mausoleum of VI Lenin.

Worth Kalevi Sorsa.

The members of the Finnish delegation are in the Mausoleum.

Soldiers in the honor guard at the mausoleum.

Laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

Kalevi Sorsa and other members of the delegation at the tomb.

Red Square.

Bus with a delegation of Finnish Trade Unions departs from Red Square.

Bolshoi Theatre.

A street in Moscow - removed from the movement.

Finnish guests at the observation deck on the Lenin Hills; photographed.

Plaque on the building with the inscription: "Red Banner of Labor Second Moscow Watch Factory."

Shop factory.

Finnish guests in the factory shop.

Working girls.

Box with Soviet hours.

Guests from Finland are considering clock.


Building Automobile them.


The delegation headed by Kalevi Sorsa pass through the shop of the plant.

Assembly shop.

Work on the assembly of the car.

Representative of the plant is about the plant, the Minister of Transport Finland Veikko Saarto.

Guests from Finland are on the streets of Kiev.

Streets of Zaporozhye.

Shop car factory in Zaporozhye.

Finnish guests in the shop of the plant; inspect the car "Zaporozhets". "Zaporozhets".


Guests from Finland to see the sights of Tashkent.

New Tashkent.

Guests from Finland photographed and shoot on the streets of Tashkent.

Reel №2

Plane at the airport in Samarkand.

Finnish guest-starred movie camera on the street of Samarkand.

Frescoes cathedrals.

Finnish guests to see the sights of Samarkand.

Finnish guests dancing with the girls-Uzbek.

Girl beats a tambourine.

Guests from Finland on the shore of the Angara.

Guests from Finland visiting the Bratsk Hydroelectric Power Station.

Finnish guests visiting the city of Irkutsk.

The building of the Siberian resort.

Finnish guests visiting the resort; play chess, billiards, Finnish guests sitting on a bicycle simulator.

Guests visiting the pool.

Finnish guests on the lake; women collect huge intricate icicles.


A solemn meeting devoted to the 30th anniversary of the treaty between the USSR and Finland.

Cheering in the hall.

First Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR KT Mazur, Deputy Chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers IV Arkhipov, Vice-Chairman Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR AM Klychev, Prime Minister of the Republic of Finland Kalevi Sorsa on the podium.

Presentations were acts IV Arkhipov.

At the meeting appears Kalevi Sorsa.

In the hall listening, applauding.

Meeting of the Soviet and Finnish youth in the House of Friendship.

The youth speaks chairman of the Committee of Youth Organizations of the USSR GI Yanayev.

Acts of the State Council of the Republic of Finland Olavi Martikainen.

Delegation of Finnish youth at a reception in the Komsomol Central Committee.

The youth stands first secretary of the Komsomol B. Pastukhov. O. Martikainen at a reception in the Komsomol Central Committee.

The building of the Embassy of Finland in Moscow.

Reception at the Finnish embassy.

Talk AN Kosygin and Kalevi Sorsa.

The auditorium of the Bolshoi Theatre.

Spectators welcome Finnish guests.

A scene from the ballet "Ivan the Terrible".

Seeing the Finnish delegation at the airport.

The report and a parade of honor.

AN Kosygin says goodbye to Kalevi Sorsa and other members of the delegation.

Plane takes off.