Russians are coming.. (1991)

Film-document №9931 3 parts, Duration: 0:24:43 to collection Price category A

Part 1 digitized in HD 0:09:46

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Osipov I.

Script writers: Dudukalova E.

Operators: Simakov S.


About Russian refugees from the Baltic countries and Central Asia.

Russian cities and regions | Interethnic conflicts

Geography and Nature | Towns and countries | Wars, conflicts and disasters

Reel №1


A summer landscape, a grove.


River, forest.

A small lake.

A panorama of a washed-out road.

A panorama of people’s legs going down the stairs, bags.

St Basil the Blessed Cathedral.

People at the Lenin Mausoleum.

The Kremlin Chimes (12 hours).

The building of the Supreme Council of the RSFSR (Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (Belyi Dom [White House]).

Refugees from other republics at the White House, holding placards saying: “Russian refugees thank to patriots-compatriots and national working groups for their disinterested help and countenance”, etc.

Against the placards a speaker is appearing (a meeting).

People are talking to each other in the streets.

A boy is holding a placard with words: “Moscow, you are the capital of Russia, help to Russians”.

A woman is suckling a baby.

A woman with the placard saying: “Our Children Are Our Future.

Future Without Present?”

Russian refugees from the city of Baku are talking indoors, some faces are beclouded.

A panorama of the Union of Russian Refugees: derelict premises, stairs, warehouse of boards, etc.

Reel №2

People who want to emigrate near the USA Embassy in Moscow.

The building of the USA Embassy.

People are receiving and reading documents (the Russian TV anchorman Alexander Nevzorov’s offscreen voice).

The highway near the airport “Sheremetevo-2”.

A panorama of a plane taking off.

A panorama of the Tishinsky Market, a huge puddle.

A panorama of the people selling old things.

An accordionist is playing next to the fence.

A panorama of an old lady selling old shoes.

A panorama of a sitting old man.

A panorama of the city of Tashkent: selling scones and other food at the market.

A panorama of a smiling Uzbek selling water melons.

A panorama of frying “shashliks” [a dish of fried meat].

Tashkent streets, mosques.

The Uzbek flag on the house.

Domes of mosques.

Passers-by in the streets.

A panorama of cars, a biker in the street (the city of Namangan).

The Checheno-Ingoosh Republic: a millstone is rolling.

A river

A landscape, a grove.

Houses and trees in the Cossack village of Troitskaya.

A panorama of the destroyed house ruins.

Children are standing at the gate.

A construction site.

In the street a woman is speaking about a murder.

A girl in the street.

Riga, the Daugava River .

The monument to those who fell in the the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 (Soviet Peoples’ participation in World War II).

A wreath at the monument.

War veterans are talking about the oppression of Russians in Latvia in the Memorial Cemetery, a participant in the liberation of Latvia, a young man in the street.

Riga streets.

The building of the hostel where Russian live.

A panorama of a man and children in the street

A boy is throwing away garbage.

A woman is hanging clothes

People in the courtyard.

Boys are playing with a ball.

A panorama of the writer Valentin Pikul’s grave.

The Baltic Sea: waves lapping on the beach.

Vilnius: Gemidinas Tower with a flag.

Streets, passing-by cars.

A man in the street is speaking about the oppression of Russians in Lithuania.

Reel №3

A man and woman in the street are talking about the oppression of the Russians in Lithuania.

A Vilnius street.

The Geminas Tower with a flag (summer).

A flower in the garden.

A half-ruined old house, a small yard.

A dog in the yard.

A cat.

A girl near the house.

A highway.

A rusty column on the border between Lithuania and Byelorussia.

A bridge across the ravine.

Forest at the highway.

The flag on the custom house.

A woman is telling about the killing of her husband-customs officer.

The place of the murder.

A panorama of the custom-officers talking.

A millstone is rolling, grain is pouring.

The town of Romanovo-Borisoglebsk

People are going to the Church of Pokrova Bozhyei Materi [Protection of the Holy Virgin].

The dome of the church.

A landscape, a church

An old small house, a yard.

A panorama of girl stroking a horse, the horse is grazing.

Cows on the pasture.

A motor boat is mooring to the shore

A panorama of a dog swimming and running out to the shore

Children are playing at the river.

A woman and boy are washing the dishes in the shore.

A panorama of a landscape, a river.

A panorama of a half-ruined church; the poet Stanislav Kunyaev is crossing the church yard and standing in the field.