Keep the light in our hearts.. (1993)

Film-document №47149 2 parts, Duration: 0:19:46 to collection Price category S
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Part 1 digitized in HD 0:09:48

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Producer Film studio Otechestvo

Director: Yu. Polovnikov

Operators: O. Bureev

Reel №1

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View Village Kreshnevo, Tver region in winter.

Women collect water at the well, caress underwear in the hole.

Local resident GM Sazonov and A. Kruglov talk about spiritual songs and about his hobby - collecting these songs (synchronously).

Singer of folk songs, the villagers Kreshnevo, perform spiritual songs during afternoon tea (synchronously).

Shrovetide celebration in the village: dance "mummers" on the street, burning at the stake stuffed winter.

Key words

Music. Rural settlements. National life, holidays, celebrations.


Tver region



Reel №2

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The red corner in the hut.

An icon, a lamp in front of them.

M.Semkina's face (her voice behind the scenes).

A resident of the village K.I.Sharonova (synchronously)


A bonfire in the snow.

Maslenitsa celebration in the village: dancing "mummers" on the street, burning an effigy of winter at the stake.

Performers of folklore songs, residents of the village of Kreshnevo, perform spiritual songs. (synchronously).

A.N. Kruglova (synchronously).

G.Sazonova (synchronously).

An elderly woman is fishing in an ice hole.

Fishermen on the ice of the river.

The village in winter.

The well with the "crane".

The grandmothers - members of the choir - disperse after the rehearsal.


Tver region