Leonid Brezhnev's Visit to Czechoslovakia.. (1978)

Film-document №8094 3 parts, Duration: 0:28:42 to collection Price category A

Part 1 digitized in HD 0:09:30

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Rychkov B.N.

Operators: Bgancev I., Minaev A.

Anouncers: Khmara L.

Text writers: Samoylov E.


A film about being in Czechoslovakia CPSU General Secretary, Chairman of the Presidium of the USSR Supreme Soviet, LI Brezhnev led the Soviet delegation.

Historical background

From May 30 to June 2, on an official visit to Czechoslovakia was a Soviet party and government delegation headed by the General Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee, Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, LI Brezhnev.

Foreign policy


Temporary description

Stay Leonid Brezhnev in Czechoslovakia: meeting at the airport, presentation of bread and salt, flowers, reception of the Soviet delegation to the Prague Castle, negotiations. Among the participants in the negotiations Czechoslovak President Gustav Husak and Prime Strougal. Laying a wreath at the Soviet delegation at the grave of Soviet soldiers who liberated in 1945, the Prague. Laying a wreath at the grave of Gottwald. General View of Prague, city streets, buildings and monuments. Subway construction in Prague. Visit by Leonid Brezhnev and the members of the Soviet delegation to the Prague metro stations first. Stay in the Soviet delegation Bratislava: a meeting with the representatives of the Communist Party of Slovakia, the laying of wreaths at the monument to the heroes of the Slovak uprising. The signing of the final joint statement. Documents signed by Leonid Brezhnev and Husak. Leonid Brezhnev and Gustav Husak (synchronously). Newsreels in the Second World War: the liberation of Czechoslovakia by the Soviet troops.

Reel №1

Prague, the people on the streets - LS., MS., PNRM.

Prague airport - CU.

Plane taxis to the airport - MS., PNRM.

General Secretary of the Central Committee, President of Czechoslovakia Gustav Husak and other government members met at the airport Soviet guests - LS., MS.

LI Brezhnev out of the plane, he is greeted by the Czechoslovak people - MS.

LI Brezhnev, V. Shcherbitsky, KV Hares down the ramp - MS.

LI Brezhnev greeting Husak and other members of the Czechoslovak government, bypass the guard of honor, welcomed representatives of the workers of Prague - MS., CU., PNRM.

Motorcade cars in Prague, the people rejoice - MS., PNRM., LS., Removed from the movement.

Newsreel 1945:

Czech people welcomed the Soviet troops - LS., MS., PNRM.

Downloading Soviet soldiers girl giving flowers to Soviet soldiers - MS., CU.

Smiling boy - CU.

Farmers welcome Soviet soldiers - CU.

Says the young Czech soldiers (synchronously) - CU.

Czech people welcome LI Brezhnev pioneers give flowers, she teaches bread and salt - MS., CU.

Conversation LI Brezhnev and Gustav Husak in the Green Salon Prague Castle - LS., MS., CU.

Negotiations party and government delegation of the Soviet Union with the party and government delegation of Czechoslovakia in the Prague Castle.

Czechoslovak and Soviet flags - LS., PNRM.

PNRM. with a flag on the monument to Soviet soldiers - LS., MS.

Czech pioneers in the honor guard at the graves of Soviet soldiers - CU., MS., PNRM.

Newsreel 1945:

Fighting for Prague and other towns of Czechoslovakia: Soviet soldiers flee; battle, is division of Czech soldiers, General L. Freedom kisses banner - MS., LS., CU.

Explosion - CU.

Lying dead soldiers, and bandage the wounded - MS.

Planes in the air - MS., CU.

Fires Gun - CU.

Burning German tank - CU.

Lie dead soldiers - LS.

Burning appliances - MS.

Go Soviet tanks - MS.

The Soviet delegation laying a wreath at the monument to Soviet soldiers - LS., MS.

Czech soldier on guard - MS.

Wreath - CU.

Monument - CU.

Reel №2

Pantheon Vítkov in Prague - MS.

The Soviet delegation, headed by LI Brezhnev laying a wreath at the Pantheon in memory of the first working President Gottwald - MS.

A soldier on guard - MS.

LI Brezhnev records in the book - MS., CU.

General View of

Prague - LS.

People on the street - MS.

Children playing in the park, kids run after pigeons - MS.

Young people in the cafe - MS.

Ancient monuments of

Prague - MS., LS.

Prague Cathedral - LS.

The award ceremony Gustav Husak, holder of two Orders of Lenin, the Order of the October Revolution and comrade. V. Bilak Order of Lenin - LI Brezhnev delivers a welcoming speech and award of the Order of Husak and V. Bilak - MS., LS.

Squares and streets of Prague - MS.

Town Hall - MS.

Antique clock on the Town Hall - MS.

The people looked at the clock - LS.

Banner and flags of the USSR and Czechoslovakia - LS.

Construction of the Prague Metro - LS.

Down the stairs subway builders - MS.

Worked as a welder - MS., CU.

About the visit of LI Brezhnev says the engineer - builder Prague metro Pernod Antonin (synchronous) - CU.

Tiles work, welders, fitters, electricians in the construction of the subway - MS., LS.

Sign with the name of the station - CU.

The Soviet delegation, accompanied by members of the Czechoslovak government in the subway, the train passes the station, people from the platform welcoming the Soviet delegation - MS.

LI Brezhnev and others ascend the escalator - MS.

Museum VI Lenin in Prague, shot through the window into the room of the museum - MS., PNRM.

Photos VI Lenin - MS., PNRM.

Photos of members of All-Russian Conference of the RSDLP Prague - MS.

LI Brezhnev, Husak and others in the museum - MS., LS.

LI Brezhnev records in the book - CU.

LI meeting Brezhnev in Bratislava, Slovakia - pioneers waving flags and flowers, the inhabitants of Bratislava welcome LI Brezhnev - MS., CU.

Fare machines with high guests on the evening Bratislava - LS.

The meeting and conversation in Bratislava Kremlin Soviet Party and Government delegation with representatives of the Communist Party of Slovakia - MS., LS.

Talking LI Brezhnev and J. Lenart - MS., LS.

Monument to the Heroes of the Slovak uprising in Bratislava - LS., PNRM.

Laying a wreath at the Soviet delegation to the monument - LS.

Are soldiers, wreath; monument - MS., CU., LS.

General View of

Bratislava - LS.

LI Brezhnev and Husak talking to people - LS., MS.

In the entry hall, LI Brezhnev, Husak, etc. - LS.

Husak read a decree on awarding LI Brezhnev's highest award Czechoslovakia Order Gottwald - MS.

Husak hands LI Brezhnev award and congratulated him - MS.

The participants applauded - MS.

Reel №3

People on the streets of Prague to buy the newspaper, people have stalls - MS., PNRM.

First Czechoslovak cosmonaut Vladimir Remek interviewed about the importance of the visit of LI Brezhnev (synchronously) - MS.

The ceremonial signing of the final act of the joint statement - LI Brezhnev and Husak sign the document; shake hands - MS., LS.

Prague Castle (inside) - LS.

Grand meeting in Prague Castle, gathered together to hear, applaud, chanting slogans - LS., MS., CU.

At a meeting with speeches act Husak (simultaneously in cheshs.yaz.) and LI Brezhnev (synchronously) - LS., MS., Various.

Seeing the Soviet delegation at the airport - Praguers waving flags, members of the delegation say goodbye to the members of the government of Czechoslovakia - LS., MS.

LI Brezhnev waving off the plane - MS.

The plane was taxiing for take-off - MS.