Ban Saming.. (1990)

Film-document №9841 5 parts, Duration: 0:44:31 to collection Price category A

Part 1 digitized in HD 0:08:46

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Khovenko S.

Script writers: Khovenko S.

Operators: Filatov I., Kamionskiy A.

Composers: Shnitke A.


The film is shot jointly with the Laotian State Cinema and Video Company. On the inhabitants of the village Ban Saming in the south of Laos, on elephant hunters. On the Laotian party, T. Sakhom became the producer and film.

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Reel №1



Says the old man.

The walls of the temple with bas-relief.

The ruins of the temple.

Bas-relief of an elephant.

The sun.


Buddha statue.

Buddhist gong beats morning.


Sits an old woman.

Branch of a tree.

Poles in the fog.


Fishing net.

Sit Buddhists.

Structures (shot through the leaves).

A man with an elephant.

Children with a buffalo on the background of the village.

A man rides an elephant.

Reel №2


See children.

Running boy.

It should be a dog.

Is an old man.

Rays of the sun (through a log cabin).

Man with children on an elephant.

Girl looking out the window.

The old man goes to the hut.

Old lady sits.

The old man prays.


Hands holding a rope.

The priest at the tomb; people are carrying a coffin.


Lit the fire.

Pass elephants.

It takes a woman and a man with an elephant.

The woman behind the loom.

Legs sorted sticks, hand - thread.

Woman sitting at the machine, standing next to the boy.

Elephant pulling a log.

Children cleaned grain.



Sits an old man.

Things to hunt.

Stick to the elephant.

Men gather equipment for hunting.


A woman cleans the grain; sifts.


On the wall hangs a rope.

Reel №3

Buddhist beats dinner gong.


Children, house.

Woman with children.

Is an old man.


The old man, the people catch fish.

A woman holds a network.

The boy is fishing.

Boy holding a network.

People catch fish.

Buffaloes are cells with chickens.

Man on elephant rides through the countryside.


A bottle of moonshine.

People on the "holiday spirits."

Are the bottles; lies hat.

Sitting man.

People pray.

The candle burns.

Looking girl.

Woman with children; boy.

The old woman wears a red shirt, drinking moonshine.

The boy smokes; are children.

The old woman wears a skirt.

Are the bottles.

Man playing a musical instrument; people listen.

People on the "holiday spirits."

A woman feeds her baby.

Old woman is dancing.

Sculptural bas-relief of the temple.


Scala; bas-relief of the womb.

At the celebration dances old.


Animation: elephants; elephant legs.

Reel №4

The man in the hut blows a horn.

Men loaded elephant.

A man takes a tray of food for the offerings to the spirits.

Collection of hunting.

A man blows a horn.

Hut in the forest.

Elephant goes over the creek.


Trees; leaves, river.


People go to the cart.

Children stand at the well.

Child pours water.

Girl takes a bucket from a well.

People at the well.

A girl carries a bucket.


A man lights a lamp; comes with a lantern at night.

Buddhists read the prayer.

Man goes at night with a lantern.

Reel №5

Lit the fire.

Hunter blows a horn.

A man walks at night with a lantern.

Glare of light on the rocks and bushes.

Hunters sit around the campfire.

Hunter blows a horn.

Lies outfit.

Hand with a cigarette.

Hunters fire.

Animation: the elephant.

Dawn landscapes.


Temple of the river.

The sun.

Hunters go through the forest elephant.

Animation: elephant hunters.