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  • Short Summary

    Large Communist Party conference in Moscow, reports read back to workers in factories.

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    Unissued / unused material.

    Twentieth Congress of the Soviet Union Communist Party in Moscow, USSR (Russia).

    Titles in Cyrillic.

    LS delegates entering conference hall (2 shots). LS conference in session. LS chairman Ivan Cabin announcing Nikolai Bulganin. LS audience. LS & MS Bulganin in front of microphones speaking. LS audience. Various shots Bulganin speaking. LS audience applauding. LS Bulganin leaving dais, audience applauding.

    Various shots, delegates conversing in lobby, some wear traditional costumes. High angle shot conference. LS & MS Yekaterina Furtseva opening evening session. MS delegate listening. High angle shot audience. LS Furtseva speaking. MS delegates listening. MS Furtseva speaking. MS delegates listening. LS Furtseva finishing his speech. MS delegates listening. High angle LS Mikhail Yasnov comes onto dais amidst applause. MS Yasnov speaking. MS delegates speaking. LS Bulganin and others seated on platform. MS Yasnov speaking.(2 shots). Various shots audience applauding, pan to Kiril Mazurov taking stand. MS Mazurov speaking. LS Audience. Various shots Mazurov speaking, with audience applauding as he leaves dais. Various shots female delegate speaking with audience applauding.

    Scenes of industrial Soviet Union: coal being moved along on conveyor belt system. CU miner. Various shots coal being loaded onto train, with woman miner giving instructions. MS coal trucks past camera. LS miners cheering as coal trucks pull away. Various shots at the Kaluga Turbine Works as reports of the Twentieth Party Congress are read, with workers applauding.

    Furtseva, Mazurov and Yasnov are members of Soviet Union Communist Party.

    Date on dope sheet is 28/02/1956.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:34:00 / 01:43:14:00
    UN 2814 C

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