The Novosibirsk Anatoly Antonov edited May 9, a video chronicle of marches, “the Immortal regiment” – in the film it also included archive footage from the first official celebration of Victory Day in the city.
As explained by the correspondent NGS the author, the archivist of the Western-Siberian Studio kinohroniki Anatoly Antonov, the basis of the movie went footage of marches, “the Immortal regiment”, which he shot in 2015-2017 during the celebration of Victory Day in the centre of Novosibirsk, microdistrict “Gateway” and Berdsk.
“I’m just sorry that it’s just I have a and those who there cleared, do not see themselves”, – explained the author of the video.
Contemporary footage of the marches, “the Immortal regiment” in the video are interspersed with archival: they can see the newsreels of the Victory Day celebrations in Novosibirsk in the Soviet era and the events of the great Patriotic war. According to Anatoly Antonov, the authors of these personnel – military cameramen and cameramen of the West Siberian Studio kinohroniki.
The documentary said that in the movie came including the first newsreel of the Victory parade in Novosibirsk, which was held in 1965. Then on May 9 was a holiday.
Also the author of the video said that the song “a salute to the heroes” in the film performed by the students of the school No. 121 in the neighborhood “Gateway”. In this school in 1965 the first rally, which can be called the prototype of the modern “Immortal regiment”.
Earlier, a former employee of the Novosibirsk plant “Sibselmash” Anatoly Piven showed rare archival footage from the may day demonstration the beginning of 1980-ies: the film depicts the factory workers with flags and balloons.