Moscow city. A coffin with the body of People's Artist of the USSR, Hero of Socialist Labor, film director S.A. Gerasimov is installed on the stage of the hall of the House of Cinema. Film directors are in the funeral guard: Yu. Raizman, L. Kulidzhanov, V. Naumov, M. Khutsiev, I. Gelein, I. Grigoriev, Yu.N. Ozerov; Director of the TSSDF D.P.Sarychev, Chairman of the USSR State Committee for Cinematography F.T. Ermash, Minister of Culture of the USSR P.N.Demichev, actress I.V. Makarova and others. Flowers of the artist are put to the coffin: N. Belokhvostikova, E. Tsyplakova, A. Larionova, Z. Kirienko. Funeral procession at the Novodevichy cemetery. At the memorial meeting are: V. E. Baskakov, E. Bystritskaya and others. The funeral is attended by: T. Makarova, M. Nozhkin, L. Khityaeva, V. Zolotukhin.