With a Goodwill Visit.. (1979)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Pumpyanskaya S.

Operators: Serov G., Cherkasov S.


About the visit of Alexey Kosygin (the Prime Minister of the Soviet Union from 1964 to 1980) in Czechoslovakia.

Historical background

May 22 in Prague at the invitation of the Government of Czechoslovakia, arrived with a friendly visit of President of the Council of Ministers of the USSR AN Kosygin.

Foreign policy


Temporary description

City of Prague. Streets. Meeting at the airport the President of the Council of Ministers of the USSR AN Kosygin. Atmosphere L. Strougal. The talks between Kosygin and L. Shtrougalom in Grzanskom palace. Dinner in honor of Kosygin in Cherninskom palace. Advocates L. Strougal. Newsreel: the liberation of Czechoslovakia by Soviet troops (1945). Kosygin lays a wreath at the monument to Soviet soldiers on Olshansk cemetery at the grave of the Unknown Soldier on the hill Vítkov, the monument to Gottwald. Meeting of Kosygin, and G. Husak to the Prague Castle. Gustav Husak presents Kosygin Order of Klement Gottwald. City of Pilsen. Kosygin during a visit to machine-building plant "Skoda" Lenin. Production processes at the mill. Meeting of Kosygin at the airport in Slovakia. AN Kosygin during a visit to a nuclear power plant in Jaslovske Bohunice. AN Kosygin, speaking at the rally.

Reel №1

Prague - LS., PNRM.

Report on the streets of Prague - different.

Flags of the Soviet Union and Czechoslovakia at the airport - LS.

Taxis plane "IL-62» - CU.

The Soviet delegation met: Prime Czechoslovakia Lubomir Strougal, other Czechoslovak leaders.

Of welcoming the Soviet Ambassador to Czechoslovakia Mackiewicz.

Photo Film Correspondent - MS.

By plane descends AN Kosygin, greets meet - Various.

Pioneers presented Comrade.

Kosygin flowers - MS.

AN Kosygin and Leonid Strougal bypass the guard of honor, the troops are - different.

Workers' representatives welcomed the capital A. Kosygin - different.

Grzansky Palace - MS.

AN Kosygin at a reception at the LA Strougal, hello, sit down, talk - Various.

Photojournalists - CU.

The overall plan Cherninskogo Palace.

AN Kosygin at a dinner hosted by LA Shtrougalom - different., At lunch stands L. Strougal.

Newsreel 1944-1945.:

Prague residents warmly welcome the Soviet soldiers, passing on the tanks in the streets of Prague - different.

Soviet soldiers talking with residents - MS.

Olshansky Cemetery, the burial place of the Soviet soldiers, gravestones - different.

Report on the streets of Prague - different.

One of the streets of Prague - LS.

Monument to Soviet soldiers in the cemetery Olshansky - MS.

AN Kosygin laying a wreath at the monument, honor guard - CU.

Eternal Fire and monument Vítkov at the Tomb of Unknown Soldier.

AN Kosygin laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, a monument - MS.; Wreath - CU.; Honor guard.

AN Kosygin and Czechoslovak leaders in the Pantheon - different., Lay flowers at the monument to President Klement Gottwald, the NDP on the monument - CU., Flowers - CU.; Honor guard.

Machine Building Plant "Skoda" in

Plzen - LS.; PDP "Skoda» - CU.

AN Kosygin welcomes Minister of Metallurgy and Heavy Engineering Z. Tucek outside the plant.

Flags - MS.

General manager of John A. Ludwig acquaints Kosygin and shops of the plant - different.

Turbines - CU.

The workers at work - MS., CU.

AN Kosygin talking with workers, met with released on the orders of Soviet production (machines, transfer lines, turbines for nuclear power plants) - Various.

Reel №2

Residents of the village Jaslovske Bohunice at the airport getting ready to meet AN Kosygin, girl holding a bread and salt, bread and salt - CU.

Taxis Yak-40 - MS., CU.

Pioneers presented AN Kosygin, flowers, girl brings AN Kosygin hospitality - different.

AN Kosygin among a group of pioneers, youth in traditional costumes dancing welcomes AN Kosygin, AN Kosygin greets dating.

PNRM. NDP on the building by the nuclear industry - MS.; PNRM. a nuclear power plant on the power line - LS., MS.

Meeting in the Palace of Culture at the start of nuclear power plants "Bohunice" built by the Soviet Union, the presence in the audience applauded, the Bureau applauds - MS.; Acts AN Kosygin - CU., MS.; Cameraman - CU.; Listening in the hall - different.; Acts L. Strougal - MS., LS.

Rewarding distinguished themselves in building a nuclear power of the Soviet and Czech specialists - different.; Applauds the Bureau - MS.; Hall standing applause - different.

AN Kosygin talks with builders - MS., CU.

Machine with AN Kosygin left Slovakia, residents warmly escorted AN Kosygin.

Prague - LS.; Building Prague Castle - LS., MS.

AN Kosygin at a reception at the President of Czechoslovakia Gustav Husak, greet, talk at the table - different.; Photographers - MS.

Rewarding AN Kosygin Order of Klement Gottwald for his contribution in the development of fraternal friendship and cooperation between the USSR and Czechoslovakia, the Order - CU.

Husak presents the Order of A. Kosygin, pinning him to the breast; present applauded; LS. the room during the delivery of the order.

Acts of thanks AN Kosygin.

AN Kosygin at the reception of Gustav Husak - different.

Seeing AN Kosygin at the airport, go AN Kosygin and Leonid Strougal, people welcomed AN Kosygin, AN Kosygin saying goodbye to the mourners - different.

AN Kosygin climbs the ladder, the plane welcomes mourners - LS.

Taxiing aircraft IL-62 - CU.

Flag of Czechoslovakia - CU.; USSR flag - CU.