Funeral of Mukhtar Auezov. (1961)

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Operators: Antonov I., Kasteev A.

Scene №1 Funeral of Mukhtar Auezov

June 28, 1961, Alma-Ata met at the airport a coffin with the body of MOAuezov, delivered from Moscow; the arrival of the plane is shown, Dinmuhamed Kunayev expresses condolences to the relatives of the deceased.

Transportation of wreaths and coffins to the Abai Opera and Ballet Theater.

Ritual of farewell.


Auezov M.O. - Kazakh writer, playwright, chairman of the Writers' Union of Kazakhstan, academician of the Academy of Sciences of the Kazakh SSR, Honored Worker of Science of the Kazakh SSR.
Kunaev DA - State and public figure, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Kazakhstan, three times Hero of Socialist Labor.