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Heroes of Our Time

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Abstract
The film presents the achievements, the heroes of the first year of the seven-year plan (the seven-year plan for the development of the national economy of the USSR). Speech by NS Khrushchev at the 21st Congress of the CPSU. Production leaders: V. Gaganova, N. Mamai; brigades of communist labor at the Moscow-Sortirovochnaya depot, the Leningrad plant named after Kozitsky; initiators of the movement for the implementation of the seven-year plan in 4-5 years: weaver Y. Vecherova, turner Alexandrov, driller Grin. Engineer Lagutenko - the author of a new method for the construction of residential buildings from reinforced concrete panels; engineer Y. Kozlov - the author of the idea of rolling concrete panels. Twice Hero of Socialist Labor PN Kovrova presents Nikita Khrushchev with a message from Ryazan livestock breeders. The raftsmen of the forest, the Fedorov brothers, are working. Oil rigs are transported to new oil production sites by the Hero of Socialist Labor A. Timchenko. Gas fountain in the Karakum desert. Engineer Y. Kuznetsov and driller L. Vityaz prevent the fall and destruction of the gas tower. Caspian oil workers on watch during a storm at sea. Fishermen of the "Tikhy Don" collective farm collect sturgeon catch. Automated systems in production, in agriculture: an automatic line at an electric lamp factory, in a rolling shop; automated milking conveyor, rain sprinkler. Newsreel: seeing off those leaving for the virgin lands; overlapping of rivers: Angara, Yenisei; start-up of the Stalingrad Tractor Plant. Construction of the Moscow metro. Nikita Khrushchev's speech at the UN meeting, Khrushchev's stay in China, Albania, Poland; in Minsk, the village of Veshenskaya. Nuclear-powered vessel "Lenin". Students of the People's University of Culture in the classroom. Members of the people's squad detain a drunk man on the street. Registration of marriage in the Leningrad Wedding Palace. Absolute world champions Valentina and Boris Steneny at home. The father and three sons of the Sirakhidinovs descend into the face of the mine. The Zolotavin family works in the shop of the plant. MSU students. Schoolchildren, pioneers at school. Housing construction in the city and countryside. Scientific station at the foot of the Klyuchevskaya volcano. Volcanologists climb to the top of the hill.
Director
I. Setkin
Color
B&W
Film ID
18577
Keywords
labor
, science
, energy
, communist parties
, fishing
, gas industry
, school education
, mining industry
, international connections
, higher education
, oil industry
, innovation
, invention
, higher state bodies
, utilities
Meterage
1586
Number of Parts
6
Operators
Yu Borodyaev, A. Vorontsov, G. Zemtsov
Other Creators
Music M. Grachev
Release Date
1960
Sound
Has Sound

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