Open cast coal mining in Soviet Union.
Unissued / unused material.
Soviet newsreel item with titles in Cyrillic and Russian commentary.
Immense coal reserve in Soviet Union (USSR, Russia).
CU crane driver in cabin. High angle shot open cast coal mining machinery (cranes, railway wagons etc.) LS coal train. LS very large machine loading coal trucks. CU operator of large bucket excavator with machine in background, visible through cab windows. CU crane driver in cab. MS another excavator in action. MS man speaking into telephone. CU crane driver replying into his telephone. CU section of an excavator, camera then pans along. CU earth falling into truck from hopper. Various shots trucks being automatically loaded by the excavator.
Date on dope sheet is 10/09/1957.