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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of young people from all races and continents in traditional costume, parading and dancing in the Kremlin and Moscow's streets.

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Moscow, Russia, USSR / Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

    MS Young people of "colonial" countries in a parade, pass the camera in national costume at the Moscow Youth Festival in Ostankino Park, Moscow. (2 shots).

    Night scene. MS Woman selling flowers, pan down to dog holding the basket of flowers. LS "Friendship Fire" being lit. CU Youth delegates from many countries holding bunches of flowers. LS Bonfire on the lake. Various shots of crowds round bonfire rejoicing and embracing each other. Fireworks in night sky. Dancing round the bonfires.

    LS Rooftops of Moscow. CU Clock tower showing the time as seven o'clock. Parade of international youth delegates in traditional costume singing as they walk. People gather in a large square. Some pose for the photographers in front of a cannon. CU Women in traditional costumes. Various shots of all kinds of dances being performed in the square.

    LS Soviet ballet dancers performing at a ball in the Kremlin. A belly dancer dancing. MS Man on stilts. A man dressed as a bear. Various shots of crowds partying in the streets and in a main square (possibly the Red Square), couples dancing. MS Crowds with lighted torches. Various shots of a firework display with the Kremlin in the background.

    Note: Date on original record: 12/08/1957.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:00:00 / 01:10:09:00
    UN 2996 A

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