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  • Description

    Title reads: "Accent on peace".

    October Revolution Parade, Moscow, USSR (Soviet Union, Russia).

    G/V parade in Red Square. C/U carnival float with model of Russian rocket. C/U Nikita Khrushchev, Secretary of Soviet Communist Party and Kliment Voroshilov, President of Soviet Union, waving from balcony. Panning shot crowds in parade. Elevated shot of the parade. C/U carnival float with model showing Russia's 7 Year Plan. C/U people in the parade walking past camera - they wave flags and appear very happy. C/U float. G/V parade. G/V model of the Russian atomic ice breaker on float. C/U more high spirited people in the parade. C/U model of Russian rocket and moon on float. Elevated shot of the parade.

    Narrator comments that in past years the armed forces have dominated the march past, now parade is more like carnival, signifying Russia's moves towards peace and disarmament.

    For search purposes note alternative spelling of Khruschev, Krushchev, Kruschev.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/11/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    50990
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1599.28
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:08:00 / 01:39:48:00
    Canister:
    59/91
    Sort Number:
    59/091
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Moscow Parade Moscow October Nikita Khrushchev Nikita Khrushchev
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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