Leningrad chronicles № 12 A great feat (1961)

Newsreel №87153, 1 part, duration: 0:09:37
Production: LSDF
Director:Minkin A., Solovcov V.
Camera operators:Bogorov A., Valdajcev V., Vinogradskij N., Grinberg Ya., Ivanov A., Kozirev B., Luchinin O., Ovsyannikov F., Stankevich K.


Special issue dedicated to the return of Yuri Gagarin's space flight (the first 3 minutes, no sound).

Reel №1

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Leningrad, Nevsky Prospekt, columns of demonstrators.

Moscow, the meeting of YuriGagarin at the Vnukovo airfield.

Driving cars around the city.

New street - the Avenue of Yuri Gagarin (the former Narym).

A sign is nailed down, students are standing next to it.

Evening plans of the city.



Gagarin Yu.A. -- pilot-cosmonaut, hero of the Soviet Union. Hruschyov N.S. -- Soviet statesman and political figure, hero of the Soviet Union, three times Hero of Socialist Labor, 1-St Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee (1953-1964), Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR (1958-1964).

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