Congressmen Of The Usa In The Soviet Union. (1983)

Documentary №8807, 2 parts, duration: 0:19:32
Production: CSDF (RCSDF)
Director:Galin I.
Camera operators:Goncharov L., Maksimov L.
Anouncers:Petrov YU.
Text authors:Nikolaev L.


The film tells about the visit of the delegation of American congressmen.

Reel №1

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Panorama of the Moscow Kremlin.

The US delegation out of the plane.

Meeting with representatives of the Soviet Union.

Flags of the USA and the USSR, the operator of the camera.

The delegation of US Congressmen, led T.Folli.

View of the Kremlin.

The delegation on a trip in the Red Square.

Views of Moscow, residents of the capital on the streets.

Kremlin towers.

The Eternal Fire.

Wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

A minute of silence.

The Eternal Fire.

Alternating: the people at the tomb of the unknown soldier, the chronicle of the Great Patriotic War.

Personnel news: the explosion, the soldiers climb out of the trench.

Soldier wounded watered water.

Attack in the foreground soldiers with machine gun.

Fires Artillery soldier drags shells.

Tanks and infantry on the field, the explosions.

Allied troops, the meeting on the Elbe.

The soldiers shook hands.

The meeting of the US delegation to the deputies of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR. View of the Kremlin.

Representatives of the Soviet Union and the United States at the negotiating table, the meeting is VP Ruben.

View of the Kremlin from the bridge on Moscow river going passenger ships.

Muscovites on the streets of the capital.

Wives of American congressmen met with children in kindergarten.

Children's drawing.

Adults are dancing with children.

Fragment session on disarmament.

Leningrad, the view from the bridge on the Neva.

Living on the streets of the city.

View of the Peter and Paul Fortress, the river is a pleasure boat.

View of the monument to Peter I, the foreground bus rides.

People ride in a cab.

View of the dome of St.

Isaac's Cathedral, the lights on the square.

People walk along the promenade in the foreground anchor monument.

The fountain in front of the Admiralty.

Metal fences.

Lanterns, dome of St.

Isaac's Cathedral.

Ornaments on the basis of a lamppost, view of the cathedral.

Passenger ship passes under the bridge, view of the Kazan Cathedral.

Leningrad Council of People's Deputies.

A meeting with the American delegation V.Ya.


View from under the arch of the General Staff of the Alexander Column.

Chronicle of 1917:

The crowd under the arch, people rush to the Palace Square.

Delegation near the Smolny Palace.

Chronicle of 1917:

An armed mob in front of Smolny.


Decree on Peace.

Decree on Land.

Portrait of Lenin.

Alternating: The American delegation at the Smolny tours, museum exhibits.

Victory Square.

People go to the monument of "Heroic Defenders of Leningrad".

Alternating: the inscription on the memorial, the chronicle of the Great Patriotic War.

Personnel news: The collapse of the wall of the house.

A woman with a baby in the crowd.

Steelmakers are working in the shop.

Women hammering the ground with sticks.

People on the street near the burning house.

Photo dead child on the steps.

Boy of the machine.

People carry the body on a sledge.

People in the library, the man eats bread and reading a book.

Factory floor, the load on the suspension with a banner.

Workers in the shops of the plant.

Man cuts bread.

Woman weighing servings of bread.

On the street people help up a fallen woman.

A fragment of the memorial.

The American delegation with flowers in their hands.

Newlyweds bring flowers to the memorial.

The Americans put flowers on a pedestal.

Sculptural group "blockade."

People's faces.

Photo T.N.Savichevoy.

The famous siege diary.

Alternation: diary pages T.N.Savichevoy on plates Piskarevsky, bouquets of flowers.

The photo.

The monument "Motherland" at Piskarevsky.

Laying a wreath at the monument.


Ruben V. (Rubenis) - Party and state leaders, deputy of the Supreme Soviet of the Latvian SSR, chairman of the Council of Nationalities of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR. Hodyrev VJ - Party and state leaders, the chairman of the Leningrad Executive Committee.

Calendar: 1941-1945 1917

Locations: Moscow [820] Leningrad [848]

Seasons: Summer [824]

Reel №2

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Chronicle of the Great Patriotic War:

Destruction in the Hermitage.

Alternation: museum exhibits, Boris Piotrovsky conducts a tour for dignitaries Military Personnel Chronicle.

Peterhof fountains, the American guests on the tour.

Adults and children playing near the fountain-crackers.

View of the Grand Palace, the people in the alleys around the fountains.

View of the Moscow Kremlin.

Detail of the meeting.

Armenia views of the Ararat.

Panorama of Yerevan.

Acceptance of US congressmen in the Supreme Council of the Armenian SSR, present Chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the Armenian SSR Baghdasaryan.

Panorama of the city.

Monument to David of Sasun.

People on the streets of Yerevan.

Matenadaran (Institute of Ancient Manuscripts, a research center under the Armenian government).

Alternating: The American delegation was on an excursion to the institute, the museum exhibits.

View of the city.

People come to the Echmiadzin Cathedral.

Delegation at the Museum of Echmiadzin.

Bells at the Belfry.

People are leaving the cathedral.

Collective farm, a tractor to harvest.

Traditional folk feast in the garden.

View of the houses under construction (shooting from the car).

A visit to the Communist Party of Armenia holds meeting K.S.Demirchyan.

US delegates are on the territory of the Moscow Kremlin.

Negotiations in the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR VP Ruben holds a meeting.

Panorama of Moscow.

Adults and children in the streets of the capital.

Circus in the Luzhniki Stadium.

Fragments of the circus.

Animation: screensaver teleconference "Moscow - California."

Alternation: mutual greeting of Soviet and American audiences.

Animation: space satellite flies over the planet.

American broadcaster.

Detail of the meeting at the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR.

View of the Kremlin.

The meeting is BN Ponomarev.

People at the negotiating table, representatives of the USSR and the US alternately stands at the microphone.

A fragment of an interview with Congressman T.Folli.

Flags of the Soviet Union and the United States at the airport, the planes on the tarmac.

Animation: screensaver teleconference "Moscow - California."


BB Piotrovsky - The scientist-archaeologist, orientalist, member of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, Hero of Socialist Labor, Honored Scientist of the Armenian SSR, Honored Artist of the RSFSR, a corresponding member of the British Academy. KS Demirchyan - Armenian party and state leaders, the chairman of the Armenian National Assembly, National Hero of Armenia. BN Ponomarev - Party activist, academician of the USSR, Hero of Socialist Labor. Ruben V. (Rubenis) - Party and state leaders, deputy of the Supreme Soviet of the Latvian SSR, chairman of the Council of Nationalities of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR.

Calendar: 1941-1945

Locations: Leningrad [848] Peterhof [950] Moscow [820] Yerevan [982]

Seasons: Summer [824]

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