Soviet leaders, Bulganin and Khruschev, pay a friendly visit to Finland.
Unused / unissued material -
Helsinki, Finland. Russian voiceovered newsreel material.
Various shots of Nikolai Bulganin and Nikita Khruschev alighting from train, being greeted by Mr. V. J. Sukselainen, Prime Minister of Finland, Mr. Fagerholm, Chairman of the Finnish Diet also members of the Finnish Government are introduced to the Soviet Leaders. Top shot of Prime Minister Sukselainen speaking on station (nat. snd. in foreign language.) CU Cut-in of Bulganin and Khruschev listening. MS Statesmen listening. Top shot of Bulganin giving reply speech (nat. snd. in foreign language.) LS Massed crowds. LS Bulganin speaking into microphone on station. CU Man taking pictures. Top shot of Bulganin speaking (nat.snd.). Various shots of Bulganin and Khruschev walking past Guard of Honour. Top shot close up of little girls presenting bouquet of flowers to Bulganin and Khruschev. Top shot of massed crowds in streets cheering. MS Bulganin and Khruschev coming out of building and waving. LS Panning shot of crowd. MS Bulganin and Khruschev walking down steps. LS Waving crowds. Top of shot of Bulganin and Khruschev's cars pulling away. GV Panning shot of town. Various shots of Bulganin and Khruschev and their party arriving at the home and being greeted by Mr Urho Kekkonen. CU Photographers. CU Kekkonen and Khruschev. MS Bulganin and Khruschev and Kekkonen sitting in group talking. LS People waiting opposite building. Various shots of Bulganin and Khruschev and party arriving and being greeted by Mr VJ Sukselainen at his home. MS Photographers. CU Bulganin. CU Sukselainen. CU Panning shot of Bulganin and Khruschev and their party seated in group. GV Guests mingling at reception. CU Bulganin and Sukselainen seated at dining table talking. GV Guests at dining table. Various shots of wreaths being carried, followed by Bulganin and Khruschev and party, and of Bulganin and Khruschev laying wreath on the late President Paasikivi's grave. CU Wreath. GV Bulganin and Khruschev with party standing by grave. CU President Paasikivi's widow, pan to wreath. CU President Paasikivi's widow thanking Bulganin and Khruschev. LS Bulganin and Khruschev with Mrs Paasikivi. CU Wreath. GV Building of State Council pan down to car below, then over to crowds waiting opposite. Various interior shots of talks being held between Prime Minister Sukselainen and Bulganin, Khruschev and others. LS Panning along waiting crowds, then over to the building with cars outside. LS Bulganin and Khruschev and Sukselainen on balcony waving to crowds below. MS Crowds waving. LS Bulganin and Khruschev coming out of building. MS Bulganin and Khruschev in open car. LS Their drive to children's hospital. LS Hospital. GV Nurses and doctors on balconies, waiting for their visitors, pan down to crowds below. MS Professor Yulppe talking to Bulganin and Khruschev about the hospital. CU Model of hospital. CU Bulganin and Khruschev. CU Crowds. Various shots of Bulganin and Khruschev being shown around the hospital, of them receiving flowers from little children and of them talking to children. Cut-in close up of little girl. Various shots of Bulganin and Khruschev's drive to Papiola a new worker's town near Helsinki. GV's of new buildings in the town of Papiola. High angle shot of Bulganin and Khruschev's car arriving. Various shots of Bulganin and Khruschev being greeted by members of the Housing Committee Association. Walking shot towards new buildings of Bulganin and Khruschev and party. LS Metal worker taking picture of Bulganin and Khruschev standing on balcony of new house. LS Bulganin and Khruschev car driving off. BV Guests walking up steps of building (Finnish Diet.) GV Guests in reception hall. SV Bulganin speaking. CU Guests. GV Guests gather round Bulganin. GV Road, pan to cars lined up, then to steps of building.
(Lav.) Old record suggests that material dates from around 18/06/1957.