• Short Summary

    Fidel Castro with Khrushchev in Moscow.

  • Description

    Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union (USSR).

    Russian title 'News of the Day - No 21 - May 1963 - Eternal Friendship'.

    BGV. Panning shot of mass crowd at Lenin Stadium in Lujniki. MS. President of Cuba Fidel Castro and Secretary of the Communist Party of Soviet Union Nikita Khrushchev applauding to the crowd in stadium. Various shots of the people in stadium waving small flags. MS. Khrushchev at microphone addressing crowd - natural sound, quite blurred. Castro speaks through an interpreter, no sound. Various shots of the crowds in stadium. MS. Castro and Khrushchev hold hands high. GV. Stadium. GV. Kremlin Palace from across the river. Various shots of Khrushchev and Castro taking seats at table in the palace. They sign a declaration, they then shakes hands and hug each other, Leonid Brezhniev in background. MS. The two leaders walking past some people. Various shots of people a reception in the palace, Castro receives Hero of the Soviet Union award and is heartily congratulated.


    Date found in the old record - 19/06/1963. Natural sound - Parts of Khrushchev's speech only.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:04:00 / 01:28:48:00
    UN 3757 C

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