Material relating to the Newsreel story "May Day Parade" 56/37.
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "May Day Parade" 56/37
Additional good material not used in the original story including British Communist officials. There is no voice over, music or titles.
Moscow, Soviet Union, Russia, USSR
GV. High Angle as two official cars turn into the parade area. GV. Soviet troops on parade. GV. Party officials on the platform during the address. GV. Crowds listening. SV. Officials including John Gollan General Secretary of the British Communist Party (on right with Glasses) GV. Spectators. GV. Red Square. GV. Crowds. GV. Two official cars heading in opposite direction pull up and the officials standing in them salute each other. GV. Soviet soldiers. GV. High Angle official cars pull up in front of parading troops. GV. Crowds watching. GV. Red Square during the parades. GV. High Angle parading troops. GV. From behind the crowds as military vehicles parade past. GV. Armoured troop carriers. GV. Members of Soviet sports clubs parade past. GV. Asian spectators. GV. Huge crowds with a banner of Lenin move waving past the camera. SV. Members of the crowd waving. SV. Crowd waving. SV. Young woman waving. SV. Young girl waving. GV. Crowd waving flowers as they pass the camera. SV. Crowd. SV. Young woman waving hat GV. Crowd waving flowers. GV. Crowd passing camera waving flowers. AS. Nikolai Bulganin, Nikita Khrushchev, Marshal Georgi Zhukov Defence Minister of the U.S.S.R. and the children watching. GV. Huge crowds passing with banner of Lenin. GV. Huge crowds in Red Square.