Towards New Stages.. (1981)
AnnotationThe XXVI Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union. Speeches of Brezhnev, Tikhonov and other delegates and guests of the Congress.
Historical backgroundIllustrated by achievement of socialism in the field of space on the "Intercosmos" program, a natural gas pipeline "Druzhba", industry, agriculture, cooperation with socialist countries, and international negotiations.
Report on Moscow.
Kremlin Palace of Congresses.
An outstanding scholar and practitioner of agriculture, twice Hero of Socialist Labor, Terence Maltsev, actor Mikhail Ulyanov, crew commander airliner G. Smagina, Ukrainian collective farm S. Vishtak, Soviet cosmonaut Pyotr Klimuk, poet and social activist Rasul Gamzatov other delegates on the sidelines Congress.
Opening of the XXVI Congress of the CPSU.
The report "Report of the Central Committee of the CPSU XXVI Congress of the CPSU and the immediate tasks of the Party in the domestic and foreign policy," the General Secretary of the CPSU, LI Brezhnev (synchronously).
Station "Salyut" in flight, the crew at the station.
Construction of the pipeline "Druzhba".
Meeting of the Political Consultative Committee of the Warsaw Treaty.
Seeing the Soviet troops withdrawn from the GDR.
Soviet aid to Vietnam and other countries: Shipping cargo specialists.
LI meeting Brezhnev and Indira Gandhi.
Books LI Brezhnev.
Demonstration for peace in different countries.
LI meeting Brezhnev and AA Gromyko with French President V. Zhiskard Estaing.
AA Gromyko speaks at the UN.
Installation plans, showing the labor progress and life of the Soviet people.
LI Brezhnev speaks at the XXVI Congress of the CPSU (synchronously).
Hall of the Kremlin Palace of Congresses.
Speakers: miner Naumkin, writer GM Markov, VN weaver Golubeva, the collective farm chairman Tchervyakov builder Surovtsev, Academician AP Alexandrov.
Delegates listen, applaud, vote.
The report "Guidelines for the Economic and Social Development of the USSR for 1981-1985 and for the period up to 1990", Chairperson of the Council of Ministers of the USSR NA Tikhonov (synchronously).
The journalists in the press center, at a press conference for foreign journalists.
At the Congress, are the heads of the delegations: Cuba - Fidel Castro, East Germany - E. Honecker, the DRV - Le Duan, Afghanistan - B. Karmal, USA - Gus Hall, Angola - Jose Eduardo Dos Santos.
In the hall are making banners, LI Brezhnev handed report Lenin Komsomol Komsomol and the Pioneers welcome delegates.
Delegates sing the "Internationale."
People buy and read newspapers.