• Short Summary

    Diplomats from Moscow embassies visit the Siberian city of Irkutsk

  • Description

    Location: Irkutsk, Siberia, USSR, Soviet Union

    High angle GV. Bridge over the Angara River, showing traffic. Various shots as a group of diplomats from Moscow embassies, (some of the men wearing Cossack style hats) tour Irkutsk.

    Good shots of the rushing river Angara. GV. of the Irkutsk hydropower station which is built on the Angara River. Elevated LS. Vehicles on road en route to the power station. Elevated LS. of the power station showing part of the river. LS. of the diplomats inspecting the power station. LSs. of the diplomats on water bus along the Angara River and its surrounds. Good shots of Siberian scenery.

    Various shots as the diplomats enjoy a meal called Shashlik which is made out of local fish called Harrius, cooked on an open fire on the river bank. LS. Electric pylon. MS. as the diplomats walk alongside the river. (Comb. Dupe Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:49:00 / 02:00:54:00
    UN 3440 F

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