Reference Code I/1-172
Title Newsreel No. 17, 1961
Description Opening of the month of friendship with the Soviet Union. A rally was organized in Tirana on the beginning of the month of friendship with the Soviet Union. The opening was made by Fiqirete Shehu, head of the branch of the friendship society for Tirana. The president of the friendship society Albania – the Soviet Union, Hysni Kapo, gives the speech of the occasion. (41.20m) The beginning of the new school year. On September 1, all the country’s schools open their doors, the little ones who just left the kindergartens start their school life. Higher education begins at the University of Tirana. This day, this new 7-year school was inaugurated in Tirana. (40.60m) Inauguration of the Petro Nini Luarasi bust. In the yard of the 11-year-old school in Erseke, the inauguration of this bust took place. During the Ottoman rule, Petro Nini Luarasi worked for the national issue of the Albanian language and education. Professor Skender Luarasi spoke. (25.60m) SUBJECT 5 – Geologists in Gjegjan. An important copper deposit was discovered in Gjegjan in Kukes. A copper ore mine will be built here and in 1963 in Kukes the metallurgical plant for smelting will be completed. copper. (21.90m) SUBJECT 6 – Asphalting of the Lin-Pogradec Road. The preparation of materials for the asphalting of this road kilometre by kilometre, this new asphalted road is being extended. (28.45m) SUBJECT 7 – Rowing race. In Durres, the association for aid to the army and defence organized an interesting rowing competition with the participation of many teams from Durres, Shkodra and Vlora. The first place was taken by Vlora. (25.20m) SUBJECT 8 – Around the world. West Berlin, Brandi’s speech for new provocations. The headquarters of the United Socialist Party of Germany destroyed. Arrival of Johnson as US President. Soviet Union. Leningrad, the holiday of the naval military fleet. (14.30m)
Musical Arrangement
Camera Pashko Como J JanoAgim FortuziSokrat MushaHamdi Ferhati, Dhimiter Lala
Edition Shkelzen Shala
Cathegory Newsreels
Chroma Black and White
Year 1961
Reels 1
Length (in minutes) 8
Location Shqiperi
Producer Kinostudio “Shqiperia e re”
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