Leningrad (a.k.a. St. Petersburg), Russia
Various shots of Menia Martinez studying ballet under the guidance of Soviet instructor. LS. Menia Martinez with male instructor dancing. Various shots of Menia Martinez in Spanish dress, singing and dancing. (Comb. Lav.)
Soviet students from the Northern states at work and study in St. Petersburg.
Girls learning classical ballet at Leningrad Choreographic school.
Crowds and Tzar watch soldiers leaving St. Petersburg at start of WW1.
Officer speaking to sailors on warship + military parade through Russian city, WW1.
Supplies being unloaded at the port of Leningrad and placed onto trucks prior to being transported to inland.
American tourists in Stalingrad & Leningrad.
Atomic ice breaker "Lenin" launched in Leningrad (Saint Petersburg), Russia.
Fidel Castro visiting Leningrad, Russia.
The intelligence of chimps is investigated at Leningrad Institute of Scientific Medicine.
Cuban ballerina Alicia Alonso dances in Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow.
Fur auction takes place in Leningrad (now St Petersburg), Russia.
Good footage of Petrograd in Russia, including street scenes.
Events prior to Revolution - short film made for 50th anniversary of the October Revolution.
A couple get married at Leningrad (St Petersburg) Wedding Palace in Russia.
Russian ballerina Natasha Makarova at practice and performing.
Revival of Russian documentary film for 50th anniversary of the October Revolution.
Royal Navy goodwill squadron visits Leningrad and British sailors tour the city.
Patrol boats built in Leningrad shipyard.
Russian troops swearing allegiance to the flag in Leningrad.
A tame lion cub with his owner, a scientist at the Pavlov Institute of Physiology, and her son.
Short film celebrating 50th anniversary of October Revolution in Russia.
Winners Proshin and Kuznetsov of tandem race, winner Vardashkin of cycle race.
Siege of Leningrad raised and Russian troops advance towards the Polish frontier.
Quick shots of the Palace of Culture and people leaving work in Leningrad.