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1950s - 1980s, USSR: Communist Construction of Housing, Dams; High Tech; Olympics; etc.

Reel Number: 250227-07

Color: Black and White

Sound: SIL

Year / Date: 1950s,1960s,1970s,1980

Country: Kazakhstan,Russia,USSR

Location: Baikonur,Moscow

TC Begins: 02:43:43

TC Ends: 02:52:06

Duration: 00:08:23

NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk 1950s - 1980s, USSR: Communist Construction of Housing, Dams; High Tech; Olympics; etc. Dam construction w/ trucks dumping rock, man planting sign: ?? Pan cranes on heavy scaffolding for dam, pan nearly finished dam. 02:44:05 Couples circling, twirling on dance floor. CU young couples dancing. Old building bulldozed, pan new four-story apartments under construction; pan old shack beside new apartments under construction, ls of enormous apartment complex / city being built. 02:44:41 Aerial over stadium & pan of Moscow Youth Festival w/ field filled w/ athletes performing w/ cards spelling out ???. 02:45:04 1957. Tilt down Shostakovich score of Festive Overture / music; Shostakovich writing at desk. Exterior & people in snow waiting outside concert hall. Interior w/ Mikoyan & others crossing lobby. MS Khrushchev talking w/ ?? 02:45:31 LS ballroom interior w/ guests at long tables, listening to Khrushchev speaking. Applause. 02:45:45 Ext. w/ Khrushchev visiting farm; interior & K. presented w/ lamb & very tall bundle of cornstalks. 02:46:20 Khrushchev at ribbon cutting. GOOD. Churning waters from spillway; tilt up to steel w/ scaffolding & planks w/ a few workers; large steel beams. 02:46:39 View up from base of rocket launch & gantry during fueling. LS USSR rocket launching lift-off at Baikonur Cosmodrome; monument (brief). 02:47:02 Title: Kino Pravda opening optical printed title & other animated titles of various Soviet newsreels. GOOD. 02:47:38 Pan over filled Party Congress meeting hall. Brezhnev signing ?? CU photographers. 02:47:48 Montage: LS Large four engine rocket pushed on railroad flatcar, CU. Int. control room. High Angle / HA large icebreaker in pack ice; large open pit mining shovel; dump trucks dumping loads for dam; men throw flowers into water, rush down to reservoir & dip hands into water; helicopter carrying suspended pipe; bus past sign; large dam under construction w/ picture of Lenin, pan to steel work under construction; int. of large control room; dam; opening of missile cover ; cranes in shipyard & bottle broken for launch; large plane overhead; steel poured intercut w/ conveyor belts; industrial towers; apartment towers; office towers; farmers inspecting equipment; doctor & nurse prepare for surgery; high technology hospital . 02:49:33 Montage: Ballet director, dancer; performance, curtain closes & bows taken. 1980 Birds fly past stadium flame; filled stadium watching huge mascot Misha w/ Olympic rings on belt. Night closing ceremony w/ balloons lifting Misha, fireworks overs tadium. 02:50:24 Interior meeting hall: crowd applauding & singing, waving flower branches, marching out. Unit of Komsomol waving under XIX & other banners; dancing; waving from railroad cars w/ name on side enroute to work on Baikal-Amur Mainline / BAM railroad / north of & parallel to Trans-Siberian. 02:51:16 Montage: large machine constructing railroad tracks a section at the time, workers move into place on roadbed; construction / work camp entrance sign & graphics; POV along tracks. Aerial above long train & small city nearby. Communism; Socialism; Workers; Housing; Technology; Culture; Composers; Logo; NOTE: Partial or entire card sold at per reel rate. NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk

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