Leningrad chronicles № 19 (1966)

Newsreel №89471, 1 part, duration: 0:10:21
Production: LSDF
Director:L. Stanukinas


The issue is dedicated to the visit of French President Charles De Gaulle to Leningrad and various aspects of the life of Leningrad and the Leningrad Region.

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The national flags of the USSR and France are flying.

French President Charles De Gaulle descends the plane after landing at Pulkovo airport.

Photographers are shooting.

Meeting De Gaulle at the plane ramp, handing flowers to the distinguished guest.

Residents of Leningrad greet de Gaulle.

De Gaulle, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR Kosygin A. N. and First Secretary of the Leningrad Regional Committee of the CPSU Tolstikov V. S. bypass the guard of honor.

De Gaulle and Kosygin greet the Leningraders.

The company of the Guard of honor is paraded in front of the members of the French delegation.

De Gaulle delivers a speech of welcome (synchronously, in French).

Leningrad residents greet De Gaulle, De Gaulle from the car responds to the greetings.

De Gaulle, Kosygin and Tolstikov from the car respond to the greetings of the residents of Leningrad while driving through the streets of the city.

View of the Piskarevsky Memorial Cemetery.

De Gaulle and his entourage go to the monument at the Piskarevskoye cemetery.

De Gaulle and Kosygin during the ceremony of laying wreaths at the pedestal of the monument at Piskarevskoye cemetery.

De Gaulle, Kosygin and their entourage during a minute of silence.

De Gaulle's motorcade arrives at the entrance of the Hermitage.

De Gaulle and members of the French delegation during a tour of the Hermitage collections.

De Gaulle listens to the guide.

Works of French masters in one of the halls of the Hermitage.

Kosygin, De Gaulle and members of the French delegation inspect the workshops of the Leningrad Metal Plant.

De Gaulle listens to the explanations of the plant director.

De Gaulle delivers a speech to the factory workers.

Presentation of a memorable gift to De Gaulle.

De Gaulle makes an entry in the guest of honor book.

A pleasure boat approaches the pier of Peterhof.

View of the cascade of fountains in Petrodvorets.

Kosygin, Tolstikov, De Gaulle and their accompanying persons walk through the Petrodvorets Park.

View of the fountain "Samson", De Gaulle, Kosygin and their accompanying persons inspect the fountain.

De Gaulle's motorcade passes through St.

Isaac's Square, Leningrad residents greet the French guests.

The national flags of the USSR, the RSFSR and France are flying.

De Gaulle says goodbye to Leningrad residents at the airport.

Tolstikov says goodbye to De Gaulle and Kosygin.

De Gaulle and Kosygin wave goodbye from the plane's ramp.

The plane taxies to the runway.

Panorama of a protest rally against American aggression in Vietnam, speakers speak from the podium.

The faces of the speakers and the types of the rally.

Participants of the rally applaud.

Representatives of Leningrad get into cars for departure to the Baltic coast to participate in further protests against the war in Vietnam.

Cars with delegates drive through the streets of the city.

Views of the children's motor city on the Baltic Sea coast in the sanatorium town "Solnechnoe".

Young drivers drive pedal cars.

Children play on playgrounds.

View of the mini-maze (top).

Children ride with slides.

Panorama of the territory and types of buildings of the sanatorium.

Kids during games and recreation.

Children work in the garden beds.

A girl with a watering can.

Flowering meadow plants.

Mowers on the hay field in the state farm "Victory" of the Lomonosov district, the faces of tractor drivers.

Harvesting and haymaking.

Piles of hay in the field.

A sign with the name of the Institute of Metrology named after him.


Employees of the institute conduct experiments on the study of X-ray radiation with the help of betatron.

The faces of scientists, the control panel and control and measuring devices of betatron.

Conducting an X-ray examination of the patient.

View of the building of the Leningrad Conservatory.

View of the presidium and the hall of the solemn meeting in honor of the 100th edition of the conservatory.

Presentation of diplomas to graduates, the faces of the participants of the meeting.

Graduate T. Karetkina on the piano performs the work of Scriabin.

Graduates of Leningrad schools meet the dawn on the Neva embankment.

Faces of graduates.

Graduates walk along the embankment, sing to the guitar.


De Gollj Sharlj -- french military, statesman and politician Kosigin Aleksej Nikolaevich -- statesman and politician Tolstikov Vasilij Sergeevich -- statesman and politician

Calendar: 1966

Locations: Leningrad [848] Leningrad region [785]

Seasons: Summer [824]

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