• Short Summary

    Kalpe Baraibekov, President of farming commune in Kazakhstan at work.

  • Description

    South Kazakhstan, Soviet Union, USSR. 1943?

    Russian title reads 'People of Communal Villages - Kalpe Baraibekov'.

    Postman arrives to Farming Commune 'Karl Marx' in Southern Kazakhstan. He delivers mail to the Commune President Kalpe Baraibekov. Several shots of Kalpe washing his face, having tea sitting with his family - presumably. Family is sitting in circle on ground having breakfast - this is Asian community with Asian costumes.

    Various shots of Kalpe and his comrades at work on field during harvest - tractors and combine harvesters at work on field. Kalpe is seen checking and organising the work. He also organises collection and transport of the grains to the army. The villages load sacks of grain on camels. Caravan on the move to take the food to the army.

    Note: Russian voiceover.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:41:00 / 01:17:23:00
    UN 229 F

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