The President of Mexico in the Soviet Union.. (1978)

Film-document №8099 2 parts, Duration: 0:18:44 to collection Price category A

Part 1 digitized in HD 0:09:13

Availability of videosources

1, 2;

1 2

Show links for downloading

Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Bessarabov I.

Operators: Lebedev O., Petrosov R.

Text writers: Yakhontov U.


A film about the visit of the Mexican President Jose Lopez Portillo.

Latin America (Politics)

Policy | Foreign policy

Temporary description

Stay in the USSR, President of Mexico Jose Lopez Portillo. Meeting at the Vnukovo airport, the laying of wreaths at the Lenin Mausoleum and the grave of the Unknown Soldier. Participants: Leonid Brezhnev, Kosygin, Gromyko, Jose Lopez Portillo, the members of the Mexican delegation. Soviet-Mexican documents. Press conference of Mexican President Jose Lopez Portillo. Trip JL Portillo in the country, familiarity with the sights, the city of Baku, Novosibirsk, Kiev, Leningrad, Peterhof. Visit to industrial enterprises, institutions, science and culture. The exhibition "Ancient Art of Mexico" at the Museum of Fine Arts named after AS Pushkin, timed to the opening days of Mexican culture in the Soviet Union. JL Portillo and his wife in the ballet "Giselle" composer A. Adana in the Kremlin Palace of Congresses.

Reel №1

May 17, 1978 in Moscow, at the invitation of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR and the Soviet government, an official visit to Mexico's President José López Portillo.

Moscow, Red Square.

Kalinin Prospekt.

Flags of the Soviet Union and Mexico at the airport.

Plane taxis.

President of the United Mexican States, Jose Lopez Portillo down the ramp.

President met with Secretary General of the CPSU Central Committee, Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR LI Brezhnev Politburo member, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR AN Kosygin and Soviet Foreign Minister AA Gromyko and other officials.

President is accompanied by the Chairman of the Senate of the National Congress Joaquin Gamboa Pascoe, chairman of the Chamber of Deputies of the National Congress Rodolfo Gonzalez Guevara, Minister of Foreign Affairs Santiago Roel Garcia and other officials.

President also accompanies his wife Carmen Romano de Lopez Portillo and his family.

Report to the chief guard of honor; LI Brezhnev and HL Portillo guard of honor; orchestra performs anthems of the Soviet Union and Mexico.

Muscovites at the airport welcome Mexican guests.

Tuple with Mexican visitors passes through the streets of Moscow, the Kremlin sent.


The building of the Supreme Council in the Kremlin.

Red Square.

Turn to Lenin's Mausoleum.

Mexican President lays a wreath at the Mausoleum; held in the Mausoleum.

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier; eternal flame burns.

Mexican President Lopez Portillo H. lays a wreath at the tomb.

The Kremlin chimes. J. Lopez Portillo at a reception at the LI Brezhnev; lead the conversation.

In an interview attended AA Gromyko, AN Kosygin, IV Arkhipov, LM Zamyatin.

Institute of Atomic Energy.


Members of the delegation of Mexico acquainted with the work of the Institute.

The building CMEA. J. Lopez Portillo is present at a meeting of the Executive Committee of the CMEA.

The building of Moscow State University.

The building of Moscow State University approaching cars, leaves the President of Mexico, greet occurring.

MSU Assembly Hall filled with students and teachers. J. Lopez Portillo delivers a lecture on the theory of state and law.

Rector of the University academician AA Logunov gives the president an honorary degree of Doctor of the Moscow State University; all applaud.

Machinery depart from Moscow State University.

The building of the Moscow Academic Choreography School.

Wife of Mexican President Carmen Romano de Lopez Portillo visited Ballet School with her daughter.

Young ballerina dancing.

Museum of Fine Arts.


President of Mexico with his wife and entourage visited the exhibition "Ancient Art of Mexico." J. Lopez Portillo cuts the ribbon; present at the opening ceremony, Minister of Culture of the USSR PN Demchev.

Guests from Mexico at the exhibition; statue of god.

President of Mexico with his wife and PN Demchev visiting the exhibition.

CBC building, the audience goes to the theater.

President of Mexico with his family and entourage in the bed of DTP. A scene from "Giselle".

President of Mexico, the other members of the delegation and accompanying them on a trip around the country, Deputy Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of Azerbaijan SSR KA Khalilov.

At the airport in Baku guests from Mexico meet leaders of the republic and representatives of the workers of the city; President receives flowers.

Reel №2

Squares and streets of Baku.

The theater building.

Monument VI Lenin.

Mexican President lays a wreath at the monument to VI Lenin and the monument to the 26 Baku commissars.

The building of the Supreme Council of the Republic.

KA Khalilov receives Mexican President and his entourage.

Guests from Mexico visiting the city of Baku; on the viewing platform of the city.

Novobakinsky refinery them.

Vladimir Lenin.

Interview with Mexican guests at the Ministry of Oil Refining and Petrochemical Industry.

KA Khalilov and others sitting at the table.

Mexican President and his entourage greet the residents of Baku on the streets.

Mexican president visits Novosibirsk, Novosibirsk examines HPP. Mexican President visits Akademgorodok; examines Novosibirsk Geological Museum; samples of minerals in the museum.

Mexican President in the Siberian Branch of the Academy of Sciences; Chairman of the Siberian Branch Academician GI Marchuk acquaints visitors from Mexico to the activities of scientists of Siberia.

In the boardroom to the Academy of Sciences of the Soviet scientists to the President of Mexico.

The participants applauded.

City of Kiev.

The First Lady visits the sites and monuments of Kiev; daughter of the President talks on the square with the pioneers; make a walk along the Dnieper.

Machines with high-ranking guests passing through the streets of Leningrad.

Mexican President lays flowers at the monument in Victory Square.

Mexican President inspects the Smolny Palace; The cruiser "Aurora"; Piskarevsky; visited the plant "Electric power".

President and First Lady attend St.

Isaac's Cathedral and the Hermitage.

A boat trip to Petrodvorets.

Moscow, Red Square.

The building of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR. The ceremony of signing of the Soviet-Mexican documents are Brezhnev, Kosygin, President of Mexico, and others.

Protocol to the International Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America signed by the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the USSR and Mexico.

Program of scientific and technical cooperation between the Soviet Union and Mexico sign an AA Gromyko and Deputy Chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers, VA Kirillin.

Press conference for Soviet and foreign journalists; to the President of Mexico.

Listen, remove correspondents.

Seeing the President of Mexico at the airport.