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    Nation-wide USSR (Russia film survey, made on Soviet Jubilee, shows whole nation making maximum war-effort.?

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    GV Moscow, showing the Zamoskvoretsky bridge, with traffic crossing, Kremlin in background.
    STV Kremlin,
    GTV Gorky Street showing buildings, traffic and pedestrians.
    LV Gorky Street showing traffic, pedestrians and Post Office.

    Anti aircraft (AA) gun on roof with three Russian soldiers and lookout man in foreground. side view machine gun on roof and lookout man.

    gun factory and men workers.
    SCU man putting breach into gun barrel.
    CU gun being hoisted towards camera.
    STV woman testing mortar barrels, many more barrels behind.
    CU woman testing mortar guns.
    LV women testing shells.
    CU woman testing shells.

    LV oil derricks.
    CU silhouette in oil of derrick.
    CU dril working watched by two men.
    CU crude oil pouring into tanker on train.
    BV tankers and train pulling away.

    WIPE TO...

    Northern Urals:
    GV pan surface coal mining in the Northern Urals.
    LTV pan crane at bottom of coal mine surface.
    CU crane bucket scooping up coal pan coal right into camera.
    CU coal falling into railway trucks.
    High Angle shot coal train moving away.

    CU cotton growing on plant.
    LV girls picking cotton in field
    CU girl in peasant's dress picking cotton.
    GBV women walking with cotton to collecting place.
    SCU three girls emptying cotton onto pile.
    LV pile of cotton with armed guard
    LV women putting cotton into sacks,
    SV man loading sacks onto camel.
    SBV man putting sack onto camel.
    LS Camel train carrying cotton through valley.

    WIPE TO...

    Caspian Sea:
    SV fishermen fishing in rowing boats
    CU haul of fish being emptied into hold.
    CU old fisherman type smiling with net.
    GV fish in hold.
    CU mass of fish.

    AIR VIEWs / AERIALs Caucasas mountains, valley
    GV Russian artillery and troops thru valley, buildings of village in background.
    SV Russian artillery towards.
    LTV horses carrying parts of guns thru valley, soldiers leading.
    CU horses carrying parts of guns thru valley, soldiers leading.
    LBV horses pulling guns and soldiers pushing.
    CU explosion.
    BV Red Army men pushing gun into position.
    SCUBV soldier putting shell into gun.
    BV soldiers fire gun.
    GV gun fires from mountain slope.
    LV Russians running and crawling to boulders.
    SCUBV three soldiers firing over boulder with tommy guns.
    LV Russians moving slowly and crawling up slope of mountain side.
    CU Marine officer in forage cap looking thru small range finder pan to Marine at 'phone with belt of machinegun bullets round neck.
    CUBV Marines loading big gun.
    Two LV's big guns fire from trees.
    LV column of smoke in valley.
    Two LV's big gun fires from trees.
    LV column of smoke in valley.
    Long side view Russians firing rifles and moving forward, midst explosions, two Marines firing machineguns in f/d
    SV Russians firing rifles and moving forward, midst explosions, two Marines firing machinegun in foreground. LV two explosions in field.
    SV Marines firing machine gun and troops moving forward in background.
    CU side view Marine firing machinegun.
    General side view Russians moving forward thru bushes.
    SV troops moving forward thru bushes past dead body.
    LV four Russians capture Rumanian soldiers and roughly pull them out of trench.
    SBV three soldiers running past and over two dead Germans on ground.
    SV Marines run up round hut with tommy guns.
    CU enemy machine gun still firing from roof of hut.
    SCU side view Russian firing tommy gun from shelter of trees.
    CU machine gun in roof of hut stops firing.
    LV two Romanian prisoners throwing down arms and coming out of hut and surrendering to Marines, with arms up in air
    SV two prisoners arriving and sitting on ground with five other prisoners, Russian behind. CU side view Rumanian prisoner with insignia on hat.
    STV large batch of Rumanian prisoners marching towards out of forest.
    GTV German dead in forest, sun shining on them.
    Variious close shots of dead German soldiers on ground
    CU another dead German with sun shining on him with eyes open.
    LTV pan up long line of Russians moving along mountain pass.

    AIR VIEW / AERIAL Caucasas mountains.


    Cars along snow covered road
    Moscow buildings beside river
    AA gun on roof and soldier beside looking through binoculars

    Soviet Union; Military - Active
    Background: Nation-wide USSR (Russia film survey, made on Soviet Jubilee, shows whole nation making maximum war-effort. In Caucasus, Red Army takes offensive. Spectacular fighting against impressive mountain background.

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