RUSSIAN AUTHOR TURGENEV'S JUBILEE.
Orel, Russia (Soviet Union, USSR)
CU portrait of author. CU some of his books with Cyrillic covers. VS interior of the museum / house in the town of Orel. VS showing the unveiling of a statue to Turgenev to commemorate his 150th birthday. VS interior...
Soviet political and artistic leaders celebrate the 400th Anniversary of William Shakespeare.
Celebrations of 35th anniversary of October Revolution & end of rationing in Moscow.
Roundup of short news around Europe.
TU-104 aeroplane makes flight from Moscow to Kamchatka and back. Russia.
'Carmen Suite' directed by Alberto Alonso in Moscow
A new production of the ballet 'Gayane', including the Sabre Dance, at the Bolshoi Theatre.
Meeting to celebrate 89 years since birth of Lenin at Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow.
Ballet "Spartak" starring Vladimir Vasiliev being performed at Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow.
Members of Communist Party hold meeting + exhibition of work by artist Zhukov.
Harold Macmillan visits the Bolshoi Ballet with Khruschev.
Shots of a celebration of Robeson's birthday - shots of him singer in Russian.
Curators and scholars at work in Soviet museum.
Alexis, Patriarch of Moscow, celebrates his 80th birthday. Russia.
British ballerina Beryl Grey performs Swan Lake at the Bolshoi theatre.
Grey performs Swan Lake at Bolshoi Theatre, making final curtsey, conductor on stage.
Korean dancers performing at Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow.
Cuban ballerina Alicia Alonso dances in Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow.
Foreign Secretaries of France, Britain, USA & USSR attend ballet in Moscow.
We see the area and preserved house in Russia where author Leo Tolstoi lived.
Khruschev emerges as new strong man in Russian politics after shake-up at the top.
Good shots showing the way of life of Mongolian people.
Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery in Moscow.
A look at the Moscow State Circus and the special school that trains the artists from a young age.
Festival of films for youth in Moscow, Russia.