Inventory of the Soviet Union. Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film

Processed by Vishnu Jani.
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Inventory of the Soviet Union. Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Vishnu Jani
Date Completed:
2009, revised 2012
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun and Elizabeth Phillips.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Soviet Union. Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film
Dates: 1972-1976
Collection Number: 93065
Creator: Soviet Union. Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii.
Collection Size: 31 motion picture film reels
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Relates to the role of the Soviet armed forces during World War II and subsequently.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English and Spanish

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Soviet Union. Gosudarstvennyi komitet po kinematografii motion picture film, Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1993.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog Socrates at http://library.stanford.edu/webcat . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in Socrates is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

Soviet governmental organization for supervision of motion picture film production.

Scope and Content of Collection

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.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
World War, 1939-1945--Soviet Union.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Eastern Front.
Soviet Union--Armed Forces.
Motion pictures.


Collection Contents

Film shelf

"Our Way the Ocean," 16mm, 2 reels, undated

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Film shelf

"Bella Russia Minsk World War II," 1000 feet, 16mm, undated

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Film shelf

Unidentified films, 16mm, 48 reels, undated

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