Inventory of the Soviet Union, Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film
Finding aid prepared by Vishnu Jani.
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Title: Soviet Union, Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film
Date (inclusive): 1972-1976
Collection Number: 93065
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: In English and Spanish.
Physical Description: 51 motion picture film reels (in 31 film canisters) (3.1 linear feet)
Creator: Soviet Union. Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii.
Collection is open for research.
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[Identification of item], Soviet Union, Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film, Hoover Institution Archives.
Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1993.
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Soviet governmental organization for supervision of motion picture film production.
The collection consists of films that were made during the World War II era and the 1970s. The films were originally intended for use by military attaches and political or scientific officers at Soviet embassies and consulates. Used to demonstrate Soviet might and power, the films cover topics such as recruitment for, and life at, the Higher Frunze Naval Academy in Leningrad, navy recruiting, massive Soviet Army maneuvers, the Yuri Gargarin space tracking range ship, and the Soviet Army. Contains 31 film reel cans containing 51 reels of 16mm film of various lengths. Film titles taken directly from the canister or reel.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Soviet Union--Armed Forces.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Eastern Front.
World War, 1939-1945--Soviet Union.