Leningrad chronicles № 18 Who is who (1991)

Newsreel №87062, 1 part, duration: 0:09:36
Production: LSDF
Director:V. Roschin
Camera operators:N. Vinogradskij, L. Rozhin, I. Petrov, A. Dudarev, A. Papchinskij
Other authors:A. Starikov


The issue is dedicated to the pre-election political situation in Russia and preparations for the presidential elections in Russia.

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Types of streets and roofs of Leningrad.

Political figures and meetings of the Congress of People's Deputies on the TV screen.

Candidates for the post of President of Russia Bakatin V. V., Zhirinovsky V. V., Makashov A.M., Ryzhkov N. I., Tuleyev A. G. in the studio of the television program "Who is who".

Views of Leningrad streets, people on Nevsky Prospekt.

Passers-by read a text on a campaign stand in support of the candidate for the post of President of Russia Boris Yeltsin.

Panorama of campaign stands placed on the fence, people at the stands.

People argue with each other about the nominees.

Discussion with one of the activists.

Zhirinovsky in the program "Who is Who" criticizes Yeltsin for his absence from the studio (synchronously).

Makashov, Ryzhkov and other participants of the TV show criticize Yeltsin for his absence (synchronously).

Tuleyev criticizes the actions of the Central Election Commission (synchronously).

Putting up leaflets in support of Yeltsin.

People on the streets argue with each other, campaign stands of candidates and political parties set up on the sidewalks.

Candidates for the post of president in the studio answer questions from viewers about their attitude to Yeltsin (synchronously).

View of the building of the Museum of Artillery.

View of the square in front of the Peter and Paul Cathedral.

People on the streets are arguing with each other.

On the street there is a division of cadets of one of the military schools with a full display.

Makashov criticizes calls for a transition to a market economy (synchronously).

Trade from stalls on the streets of Leningrad.

People enter the subway.

Monument to Catherine II.

Zhirinovsky answers questions from viewers (synchronously).

There is a brass band, the musicians are wearing wigs and uniforms.

Entrance to one of the polling stations.

Voter registration.

The faces of Tuleyev, Ryzhkov, Makashov, Zhirinovsky, Bakatin, taking part in the TV show.

A ballot paper with the names of candidates other than Yeltsin crossed out.

People put their ballots in the ballot boxes at the polling station.

Opening ceremony of the monument to Peter I on the territory of the Peter and Paul Fortress.

The author of the monument is the sculptor and artist M. Shemyakin during the ceremony.

Fragments of the monument.

Musicians stand in the rain.

View of the monument.

People under umbrellas during the ceremony, raindrops on the roof of the car.

Presentation of flowers and gifts to Sobchak A. A..

Sobchak next to the bust of Catherine II presented to him.

The participants of the ceremony applaud.

Sobchak sits down in a chair.

Monument to Peter I in the rain.

View of part of the territory of the Peter and Paul Fortress, it is raining.

View of the Neva embankment.


Bakatin Vadim Viktorovich -- statesman and politician Zhirinovskij Vladimir Voljfovich -- political figure Makashov Aljbert Mihajlovich -- military commander, political figure Rizhkov Nikolaj Ivanovich -- statesman and politician Tuleev Aman Gumirovich -- statesman and politician Sobchak Anatolij Aleksandrovich -- statesman and politician Shemyakin Mihail Mihajlovich -- artist, sculptor

Calendar: 1991

Locations: Leningrad [848]

Seasons: Summer [824]

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