Grief Cannot Be Someone's. (1989)

Documentary №9734, 3 parts, duration: 0:26:50
Production: CSDF (RCSDF)
Director:Sveshnikova I.
Screenwriters:Latiy E., Persidskaya N.
Camera operators:Dobronickiy V.


The film is made by request of the Executive Committee of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Union of the USSR. About the help to the Armenian people, who suffered from an earthquake, and came to different countries for help.

Temporary description:

Comprehensive assistance to the population of Armenia, hit by an earthquake in December 1988, government agencies, non-governmental organizations, people all over the planet. The activities of the Soviet Red Cross and National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in foreign countries.

Reel №1

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Earthquake - LS., MS.

Destroyed house - MS.

Children cry - CU.

Carried the wounded - MS.

Carried the wounded victims of the earthquake in Armenia - MS.

A crack in the house - CU.

Coffins on the ground, there are people - different.

Wall clock in a ruined house - CU., PNRM.

Flying helicopter - MS.

City after the earthquake (helicopter) - LS.

A man weeps over the coffin - MS.

Destroyed house - LS., PNRM.

An old man sits on the ruins - MS.

Destroyed houses (inside and outside) - Various.

Apart the rubble - MS.

Women cry - CU.

People collect things from the ground - CU.

Dig people - MS.

Men cry - CU.

Doll on the ground - CU.

Are wounded - different.

Carry the dead - MS.

People around the campfire - MS.

Ruins - LS., MS.

Of the helicopter goes Soviet Prime Minister Nikolai Ryzhkov, who arrived in Armenia at the head of the Emergency Government Commission, the people met NI Ryzhkov, an elderly woman kisses him - MS., CU., PNRM.

Metropolitan Vladimir of Rostov and Novocherkassk says church aid to earthquake victims (synchronous) - CU.

Passing cars "Ambulance» - MS.

Victims go to health posts - MS.

The wounded man was sitting at the door of clinic - MS.

Blood bank, all on donating blood, doctors are preparing to receive the blood - LS., CU., PNRM.

The wounded are on a stretcher, loaded into a helicopter - LS.

Said a female doctor (synchronous) - CU.

Wounded in hospital - MS., CU.

Persons affected children - CU.

The old man and the children sit at the ruins - MS., CU., PNRM.

Distribution of grain from cars on the street - MS., LS.

Tent outdoors - LS.

Excavation of ruins - LS.

Pull out the dead - MS.

Rescue work - CU.

Climber climbs the house - LS.

Said rescue squad of the Red Cross "Spitak" Movses Pogasyan (synchronous) - CU.

Reel №2

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Rescue work - MS., CU.

Pass the French rescuers - MS., CU.

Said rescuer from the UK (simultaneously in English) - CU.

Lifeguard from Switzerland with search dogs - CU.

Are wounded - MS.

Austrian says lifeguard (synchronous) - CU.

Ruins - LS.

Lifting beams - CU.

Riding machine "Ambulance» - MS.

DS driver Markosian thanks rescuers for help (synchronous) - CU.

Unloading drugs sent from other countries - CU., MS.

Shooting video: driven and ship medical equipment, etc. for Armenia - MS.

Said an employee of the Swedish Red Cross, K. Ofest (synchronously in Swedish)

- CU.

Car rides with cargo to Armenia - CU.

Unloading a foreign plane in the Soviet airfield - MS., CU.

Hands consider remittances to Armenia - CU., MS.

Says an American businessman Armand Hammer, by Armenia million dollars (synchronously in Russian) - MS., CU.

Map of Armenia - CU.

Posters of the League of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies - CU., MS.

Headquarters staff of the League treated in computer and information on victims in Armenia - MS.

Lists of victims of the earthquake - MS.

Listings and ads on the street - LS.

The people at the booth - CU.,

People look in coffins in search of relatives - CU., MS.

Pictures of wanted people to stand - CU., MS., PNRM.

Crying man - CU.

Card Index Service "Search" Red Cross - MS., PNRM.

People make index card - MS.

Photos in hand - MS., PNRM.

Destroyed building schools - LS., CU., Hitting.

Those children who have been crippled by the earthquake - CU.

Said a representative of the German Red Cross R. Doppler (simultaneously in English neetskom) - CU.

Dentures in a workshop equipped Doppler - CU., MS.

Pass disabilities - MS.

Plane at the airport - Various.

Are disabled and sick, departing for treatment in Israel and the U.S., doctors - are different.

Children sit in a bus - MS.

Are the mourners - CU., Departure.

Disabilities enter the bus - CU.

People with disabilities in the spinal center - LS.

Lying on the bed schoolgirl from Spitak earthquake victims, says (synchronously in Armenian) - CU.

Reel №3

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Medical center: foreign doctors to help patients restore function of hands and feet - MS., CU., PNRM.

Said a representative of the League of Red Cross, Dr.

David Berg (simultaneously in English) - CU.

Flying the flag of the Red Cross - CU.

Hospital building in Spitak, which was built by the Norwegian Red Cross - MS., Departure.

Stand and are doctors - MS., LS.

Spokeswoman said the international organization "Doctors without Borders" Monica ollier (simultaneously in French) - CU.

A logo on the building - CU., Hitting.

Are the people with children - MS., PNRM.

The doctors in the operating room - different.

Foreign expert teaches Soviet doctors working with the equipment for biochemical laboratory - CU.

Cars passing by the Red Cross - CU.

People at the ruins - CU., PNRM.

Residents talk to representatives of the Red Cross - MS., CU.

Watching a child - MS.

A sign on the building of the regional committee of the party, there are people - different.

People have waiting lists for apartments - CU., PNRM.

Are disabled - CU.

Construction of the ruined city, riding truck - different.

Children playing in the street - LS.

Moving into the house "Italian village": people are things - LS.

Interior of the house, the children sit - LS., PNRM.

Tents for school - LS., MS., PNRM.

Children at the tents - LS.

Those children - CU.

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