USSR Today 1953 No. 10 c.1953, 1953
- Marlborough, Wiltshire : Adam Matthew Digital, 2018.
- Physical Description:
- online resource (video file 0:11:23) : Sound, Black and white
- Additional Creators:
- Adam Matthew Digital (Firm)
- USSR Today
Soviet Newsreels & Cinemagazines
Newsreels & Cinemagazines
- Citrus fruit growing in Tajikistan -- Exhibition of consumer goods -- A new cinema in Kiev -- Speed skating training meet in Sverdlovsk -- Work on giant generator for hydroelectric station -- New shops in Moscow -- The Moscow Circus. Includes footage of products such as cameras, floor cleaners, baby carriages and children's toys, as well as a segment on textiles, clothing and "Gastronom 1" - the largest food shop in Moscow. Also features a segment on fruit cultivation in Tajikistan, the winter sport of speed skating and its world-record holders, the production in Leningrad of a hydrogenerator for the Gorky hydroelectric power plant, and the opening of a new cinema in Kiev. The final segment features footage of a winter circus and variety performance for children, featuring Grandfather Frost pulled on a sleigh by bears and acrobats.
- Archive Reference: N-507367.
- Original Version:
- Reproduction of: USSR, c.1953. 16mm Comb BW pos.
- Copyright Note:
- The British Film Institute
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