• Short Summary

    Brezhnev is greeted by Finnish President Kekkonen and tours a cable factory.

  • Description

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

    Soviet newsreel item. Russian title.

    Helsinki, Finland

    LS Pan over rooftops of Helsinki. MS Train arrives at railroad station. LS President Leonid Ilyich Brezhnev of the USSR, alighting from train for his official visit and being greeted by President Urho Kaleva Kekkonen of Finland. MS Pan to battery of cameramen. LS Brezhnev walking past guard of honour. MS Finnish and Russian flags flying side by side. MS Finnish children presenting him with bouquet. MS Brezhnev waving as they walk down steps. LS to MS Official cars driving down crowd lined streets.

    Wipe to interior of cable winging factory. MS Brezhnev shaking hands with female workers in traditional costume. Various shots of Brezhnev's tour of factory, with cut ins of workers.

    Note: Date on original paperwork: 10/10/1961. Alternative spellings: Brezhnev / Brejnev. Russian commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2998.13
    Media URN:
    85800
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:35:00 / 01:27:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 3542 H

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