Tomorrow at Dawn. The Victory Day. (1985)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Danilov L.

Script writers: Danilov L.

Operators: Voroncov S., Kiselev V.


About preparation for the 40th Anniversary of the Victory Day (Victory in the Great Patriotic War (Soviet people’s participation in World War II in 1941-1945). The film was a meeting of veterans, war memorials in different cities and countries, the chronicle of the war years.

World War II | Anniversaries | Veterans

Reel №1


Reel №2

View of the dome of the Kremlin Palace of Congresses.

The meeting of the XXVI Congress of the CPSU. The veterans among the delegates.


View on Spassky Tower and St Basil's Cathedral.

Panoramas streets of Moscow.

The meeting of the Council of Veterans.

The meeting is A.S.Zheltov.

The banner of the 1st Byelorussian Front.

Celebratory procession on the Day of Victory in Minsk.

Tells A.S.Zheltov.

Playing a military band.

Columns of veterans and their loved ones with flowers in their hands.

Pioneer salute.

People near the monument Z.A.Kosmodemyanskoy.

Those veterans.

Moscow, Piazza del Comune.

Relocation of military banners of the Central Museum of the Armed Forces of the USSR. Faces of people gathered in the square.

The line of veterans with banners.

People come up and kiss the banner, taking them from the veterans.

A column of marching with banners on the area.

The meeting of the Presidium of the Soviet Veterans Committee.

A.S.Zheltov reports.

Those members of the committee.

Chronicle of the Great Patriotic War:

The soldiers congratulate each other after the war.

A meeting of Soviet veterans with American.

Presentation pennant.

Alternation: veterans view photos in a book-album, a meeting with the Allied forces in Germany (excerpts military chronicles).

Veteran US 106th Infantry Division.

People are carrying wreaths at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

American soldiers of the 106th Infantry Division with its banner.

Eternal flame.

The building of the Soviet Veterans Committee.

Books and newspapers on the table.

Tells A.S.Zheltov.


Zheltov AS - Military commander, Colonel-General, Hero of the Soviet Union, the chairman of the Soviet Committee of War Veterans.




Moscow Minsk Germany

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Moscow, view of the White House.

Panorama of Paris.

The streets of Belgrade.

The solemn ceremony of laying wreaths at the monument to the liberators.

The International Conference on War Veterans security, disarmament and cooperation in Europe.

Those participants.

Applause participants.

The head of the American veterans' organizations.

Tells A.S.Zheltov.

The chronicle of the Vietnam War:

The soldiers are wounded on a stretcher.

The US military has carried the coffin.

War veteran on crutches.

Tells A.S.Zheltov.

The street is a woman with children.

Map of Volgograd.

Veterans visiting the traces of shelling on a fragment of a brick wall war memorial.

Bas-relief of a soldier.

Participants of the meeting FIR. Those veterans.

Laying wreaths at the Eternal Flame.

Soldiers salute.

The meeting of the Presidium of the International Federation of Resistance fighters (La federation international de la resistance - FIR).

A.P.Maresev behind a desk.

Pen and notebook on a table.

Works recorder.

Tells A.P.Maresev.

Barbed wire fence.

Photographs of concentration camp prisoners.

The modern form of the former concentration camp chronicle of the war years: the prisoners of concentration camps are on the boards of the deceased person.

The preserved remains of furnaces.

Tells A.P.Maresev.


The graves of prisoners of concentration camps in Stukenbrock, tombstones before the lights are burning.

Woman sticks in the ground rose.

Child sitting on the grass.

People bring flowers to the graves.

Ritual "Flowers for Stukenbrock."

Around the basket with flowers there are people.

The man on the podium speech.

Flags of the Soviet Union and Germany.

Kaunas 9th fort, now a museum.

A fragment of the memorial.

Alternation: interior, messages on walls, memorial plates.

Vilnius secondary school № 37. The student behind a school desk.

On the table lay a letter.

Students read the letter.

Pioneers in the school museum of military glory.

Photos on the walls.

Those girls.

Album page with photos.

Museum exhibits.

Photo A.P.Mareseva. A.P.Maresev reads the message schoolchildren.

Commerce and Economic College of the Moscow City (now the Moscow Commercial College), the club "Search" (now Coordinating Center "awards of the Great Patriotic War"), the evening-meeting of veterans.

Alternating applause of members and guests of the club, presentation of awards to the heroes of the war.

The head of the club "Search" Z.V.Galutin.

The rows of the audience.

Girl with flowers.

View of the hall, the stage rises people.

Chronicle of the Great Patriotic War: Train on a dilapidated bridge.

Smoke on the locomotive.

On the hill the soldiers fire back, the view from the hill.

The soldiers run past a burning house.

Soldiers on the rock.

Burning car at the entrance to the building.

The wall lists and photographs of the victims.

On the stage sits a veteran D.L.Bysenko.

The aisle is A.I.Bortnikov.


Meeting of veterans of the scene.


Zheltov AS - Military commander, Colonel-General, Hero of the Soviet Union, the chairman of the Soviet Committee of War Veterans. Maresiev AP - Fighter pilot, Hero of the Soviet Union, 1st Deputy Chairman of the Soviet Committee of War Veterans. Galutin ZV - Participant of the Great Patriotic War, Colonel, writer.


1957-1975 1941-1945


Moscow Paris Belgrade Volgograd Germany Kaunas Vilnius

Foreign War

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D.L.Bysenko A.I.Bortnikov and wiped her tears.

View of the auditorium.

Awarding D.L.Bysenko the applause of spectators.


Lists and photos on the podium.

Veteran U.Halmatov with pioneers in the Fergana military cemetery.

Detail of the monument. U.Halmatov with their families in the midst of a flock of sheep.

Labour Watch Memory dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the Victory: The workers tunneling subway.

People's faces.

The workers in the steel shop.

Assembling trucks.

Honor guard at the monument to the heroes of the war.

Pages books K.Ya.


Chronicle of the Great Patriotic War:

The funeral of a soldier killed in Vienna.


Vanshenkin, V.V.Karpov and G.Ya.

Baklanov. K.Ya.

Vanshenkin reading poetry.

Pages of the magazine "New World".

Says the chief editor of "The New World" V.V.Karpov.

Yu.V.Bondarev. V.P.Astafev. V.V.Bykov among colleagues. G.Ya.

Baklanov (Friedman).

Story G.Ya.

Baklanova "Forever nineteen."

Tells G.Ya.


Fragments of paintings N.K.Solomina. N.K.Solomin at work.

Chronicle of the Great Patriotic War:

Worth equestrian team at the street passing tank.

Go down the street officers salute.

Soldiers climb onto the porch of the house.

Tells A.S.Zheltov.

Flag waving in the wind.

Above the street mounted shield with the inscription "May 9".

Chronicle of the Great Patriotic War, alternates with the chronicle of a meeting of veterans in the 1980s: The street rides a truck in the back of dancing soldiers.

Meeting relatives.

Dance hospital patients.

The people met the winners.

Meeting fellow soldiers at the Lenin Mausoleum on Red Square.

Soldier to shake hands.


Veterans embrace.

Soldiers with children pass through the crowd.

Veterans at the table with letters and photos.

Veterans embrace.

Awards one of the participants of battles.

Laying flowers at the monument.

A minute of silence.

Birch branches.

Monument to war heroes.

River view at sunset.

Those veterans.


Zheltov AS - Military commander, Colonel-General, Hero of the Soviet Union, the chairman of the Soviet Committee of War Veterans. Vanshenkin KY - Soldier, poet, writer. Karpov VV - Writer, publicist and public figure, Hero of the Soviet Union YV Bondarev - Soldier, writer, Hero of Socialist Labor. Astafjevs VP - Soldier, writer, Hero of Socialist Labor. Bykov VV - A war veteran, writer and public figure. Baklanov G.YA - soldier and writer. NK Solomin - Painter, People's Artist of the RSFSR.




Moscow USSR Fergana Vienna

Victory Day