To Give Yourself To The Struggle.. (1979)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)
With the participation of

Director: Kochetkov A. S.

Script writers: Kochetkov A.

Operators: Kochetkov A.

Anouncers: Kolychev U.


A film about weight-lifters. Newsreel of various years is used.

Temporary description

1 hour - Rigerdt and Alekseev raise the bar. Newsreel: traffic, double-decker buses, cyclists at the stadium. Husky AI Zass (Samson) is a horse, keeping a platform with people. Says Yu Vlasov (on GG Takhenshmidte). Chronicle (1911). Husky fight. Chronicle (1920): athlete raises the bar. 2 hours - Chronicle: G. Nowak bear arms. The boys train in the hall. The athlete lifts the bar. Rigerdt raises the bar, talking with the coach. Says Rigerdt. 3 hours - Vlasov raises the bar. Vlasov in his apartment. Alekseev raises the bar. Plachkov raises the bar.

Reel №1

Newsreel 1976:


The Olympic flame is lit.

Carry flags - CU.

At the stadium, the parade in honor of the closing of the Olympic Games 76 - CU.

Moscow - LS. (Filmed from a helicopter).

B / W:

Key speakers preparing weightlifter David Riegert.

Weightlifter drops his barbell - MS., CU.

Other lifters raise the bar - CU.

D. Riegert not hold the bar, leaving the platform.

Riegert examine the leg.

Weightlifter goes with coaches.

Riegert raises the bar, takes the weight.

Alekseev raises the bar.

Alekseev triumphantly raises his hands - MS., CU.

Color - Hands play the piano.

Newsreel of the century:

Carriages on the street.

People sit in a two-storey bus.

Drove a locomotive.

Cyclists in the stadium - MS.

Street of the city - LS.

The driver in the car - CU.

Man and woman in the attraction - MS., PNRM. the house, the street and the building-CU., LS. (Removed from the upper point).

Picture in the newspaper strongman - MS.

A woman photographs - MS.

B / w photo: there are two strong man - MS.

Strongman, another strong man, a strong man face - CU.

The Kremlin, Moscow - LS.

B / W:


Athlete holds the rope that is tied to the plane and the car - LS.


A woman bends thick wire.

B / W:


Strong man lifting weights - MS.

Poster 1938 - CU.

B / w photo: Russian athlete Alexander Zass, acting under the name of Samson - CU.

B / W photo paper Samson - CU.


Nephew tells AI Zass (synchronous) - Yuri Shaposhnikov - CU.


Athlete is a horse - MS.

Athlete keeps the platform with people, including the young Winston Churchill - MS.

Riding the carousel - CU.

B / w photo: strong man, a female athlete, are athletes - CU.


Says coach of the sport school, the

Podolsk Michael Apothecary (synchronous) - CU.

B / w photo: strong man holds weight.

Strongman holds back platform with people.

Strongman holds back the boat with sailors - CU.

Sit strongmen - MS.


Said weightlifter Yuri Vlasov (synchronous) - CU.

The book "The Way to the strength and health."

B / w photo: Y. Vlasov award; prize awarding George Gakkenshmidt - a famous athlete (nicknamed the "Russian Lion"), represented Russia at the World Championships - CU.

B / W:

Magazine "Russian Sports» - CU., PNRM. the magazines "Hercules", the journal with pictures of athletes - CU.


It should be the strong man, strong men are, athletes compete - MS.

B / w photo: sitting at a table writer Alexander Kuprin - MS., CU.

Are athletes, poster.

Athlete holds the barrel - MS., CU.


Landing aircraft.

The people in the square.

Plane crashing - MS.

Airship - CU.

The man on the phone, the woman lifts the handset.

The fan - CU.

B / w photo: Sandow athlete and inventor Edison wrestler Ivan Zaikin and Farman on the plane - MS.

PNRM. for the magazine "The strength and health."


Strongmen lift rod.

Cost strongman Bukharov.

Photo: Strong Sparrs.



Says M. Gromov - Hero of the Soviet Union, pilot (synchronous) - CU.

Reel №2

B / W:

Diploma athletic society, issued in 1928, the athlete Ian Sparrsu - CU., PNRM.


Commentator Ian Sparrs - CU.


Athlete comes to the bar, raises the bar, the audience applauded - MS., CU.


Posters of the world championships in 1939 and 1946.

Newsreel 1946:

At the station, meet the world champion Gregory Novak, Novak's people are on hand - MS., CU.

Novak travels by car, people welcome the athletes, he passes on the street surrounded by other athletes - MS., CU.

Athlete at stadium has two large ball, then run out of which children looking girl - MS., CU.


The gym classes of young athletes - MS., CU.

Training of the Soviet Union in weightlifting.

Athletes train in the hall.

Riegert raises the bar, Alekseev raises the bar.

Athletes drink tea.

Coaches talk to each other - MS., CU.

Said head coach - Igor Savic Kudyukov (synchronous) - CU.

B / W:

Athlete raises the bar, but drops it - MS.

Looks coach - CU.


Sits Riegert - MS., CU.

B / W:

Riegert says (synchronously).

Coach looks.

Riegert with the coach on a hall pass - MS., CU.


Raised the flag of the Soviet Union - CU.

PNRM. with hands on face Riegert (in the gym) - CU.

Medal "Olympic Champion".

Professor, PhD, Rector of the Moscow Regional Institute of Physical Culture, double Olympic champion Arkady Vorobyov lecture students - MS., CU.


Sparrows raises the bar - MS.

Coach Vorob'ev looks.

Athlete took weight; coaches run up to it - MS., CU.


The first Soviet heavyweight, who won the world title, Chair Alexei Medvedev with the students in the class - LS., MS., CU.

Simulator - on the device flash numbers.

Athlete running with a mask on his face.

A doctor at the device, the athletes in the simulator, on bicycles - CU.

Says E. Matveev (synchronous) - filmmaker.


Athletes jump in length and height - MS., CU.

Reel №3

B / W:

Fight Soviet weightlifter Yuri Vlasov and American heavyweight Bretforda - different.

The audience applauded (Olympics in Rome).

Photo: Yuri Vlasov is standing with his hands up.


Yuri Vlasov in his apartment preparing the bar.

Vlasov at the desk.

Vlasov lying raises the bar - MS., CU.

B / w photo: Athlete is the pole - Charles Rigulo.

Czech Karel Svoboda barbell - MS.

Yuri Vlasov with an American athlete Norbert Shemanskim.


Shemansky raises the bar.

B / W:

Judge gives go-ahead hand.

Photojournalist, the audience applauded - MS., CU.

B / W:

Collect post - CU.

Goes Alekseev, Alekseev holds the bar, raises the bar.

Alekseev bows - MS., CU.


Alekseev smiles - CU.

Alekseev raises the bar.

Girls handed cake Alekseev.

Sitting in the hall wife and children Alexeev - MS., CU.

Son in her arms in Alekseev - MS.


Alekseev coached sons - MS., CU.

Alekseev training with a barbell in the hall - LS.

B / W:

Landscape with a River, Ryazan region, PNRM., LS.

River station in

Rochegda - MS.

Cut down a tree falls.

Rustic lodge.

Lies an old bar - MS.


Alekseev walks, smiles - CU.

B / W:

Weightlifter drops his barbell.

Scoreboard - CU.

Alekseev raises the bar - LS.


Are the strongest weightlifters.

Alekseev raises the bar.

Awards Alexeev - MS., CU.

Alekseev looks - CU.

Raises the bar Hristo Plachkov.

The duel between Alekseev and Hristo Plachkov.

Alexeyev victory - MS., CU.

Applaud sons - MS.

On the platform goes Riegert.

Riegert takes weight.

Spectators, the referee - MS.

Different lifters raise the bar - MS., CU.