Reference Code I/2-209
Title The congress of revolutionary fighters
Synopsis Chimneys of factories and plants. Hydroelectric dam. Aspects from work in different factories. New lands being opened. Work in mining. Textile factory “Stalin”. The palace of culture is inaugurated in Tirana. Enver Hoxha cuts the ribbon. Mehmet Shehu, Haki Toska, Manush Myftiu, Spiro Koleka, Ramiz Alia, Pilo Peristeri, Hysni Kapo, etc. take part. The spare parts factory for tractors is inaugurated in Tirana. The ribbon is cut by Mehmet Shehu, assisted by Haki Toska, Spiro Koleka, Manush Myftiu, Pilo Peristeri, etc. The “Mao Ce Dun” factory was inaugurated in Berat, Adil Carcani, Koco Theodhosi, etc. take part. The railway office is inaugurated in Durres, Rita Marko takes part. The brick factory is inaugurated in Tirana, Abdyl Kellezi and Koco Theodhosi participate. The Marseille brick factory is inaugurated in Vore, Tirana. The sulfuric acid factory is inaugurated in Lac. The paper and cardboard factory is inaugurated in Lushnje. Fibre tile factory is inaugurated in Shkoder. Eleni Terezi, Manush Myftiu, Kico Ngjela, etc. They visit new factories built in different places, such as: potato mashing factory, grape and fruit processing factory, etc. Shefqet Peci takes part in the beginning of the works on the large reservoirs of Gjirokastra and Dropulli. Irrigation works are being built in the areas of Has, Theth and Dukagjin. The Hoxhare hydroport is inaugurated in Myzeqe, Piro Dodbiba cuts the ribbon. The metal plating plant is inaugurated in Elbasan. Koco Theodhosi cuts the ribbon. The artistic cooperative “Migjeni” is inaugurated in Tirana, Foto Stamo cuts the ribbon. The national exhibition of figurative arts, Dhimiter Shuteriqi speaks, Mehmet Shehu, Haki Toska, Adil Carcani, Ramiz Alia, Thoma Deljana, Shefqet Musaraj take part. Ramiz Alia cuts the ribbon. The competition for literary, musical and visual artworks are promoted. Thoma Deljana addresses the public. (291.10m) Panorama of different cities of Albania and crowded streets with people who escort the delegates of their districts to the Congress. Children who give bouquets of flowers to delegates. Buses with delegates arrive in Tirana. Delegations from the Communist Party, M-L and the sister labour parties arrived at Rinas airport. Adil Carcani, Beqir Balluku, Haki Toska, Hysni Kapo, Manush Myftiu, Mehmet Shehu, Ramiz Alia, Rita Marko, Spiro Koleka, etc. came out at the airport. The Chinese delegation headed by Kan She Shen, a member of the Permanent Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, as well as Li Hsi Nien, Liu Xiao, U Siu Cua and Pen Shan Hue, is present. The delegation of Vietnam, Korea, Romania, the National Liberation Front of South Vietnam, C.P Australia, Peru, Lebanon, Ceylon, Colombia, Sudan, Ecuador, Bolivia, Chile, Italy, France, Haiti, Holland, Switzerland, England, Portuguese, Japanese, Belgian arriving at the airport. Enver Hoxha welcoming a delegate of communist party of China, the entire Political Bureau assists the event. Enver Hoxha welcomes Tran Van Tu, the delegate of the liberation front of South Vietnam where Mehmet Shehu also attend the event. A big rally is held in the capital on October 31. People pass like a sea in front of the headquarters of the Central Committee of ALP. Enver Hoxha, Mehmet Shehu, Hysni Kapo, etc. greeting the people from the balcony. The vivacious streets of Tirana. Songs and dances in Skanderbeg Square. The delegates heading to the Palace of Culture, where the 5th Congress of ALP will take place. Enver Hoxha and the other leaders enter the big palace of culture (273.20m) The Congress hall is visible. Enver Hoxha and other leaders of the Party and the Government entered in the hall. The delegates burst into thunderous applause. Party leaders and elected officials sit in the Presidium of the Congress. Enver Hoxha gives the opening speech of the Congress (simultaneously) Comrades who died during the period between the two Congresses are remembered. Enver Hoxha keeps the activity report of the Central Committee of the ALP (synchronously). The hall is silent with applause. (295.80) Enver Hoxha reporting (synchronous). (253.10m) The voice of People newspapers reports about the contribution of Comrade Enver Hoxha to the Congress. Crowds of people at different work centres, factories, military units, agricultural cooperatives, etc. reading Enver Hoxha’s report. The report of the Revised Commission is kept by Llazi Stratoberdha. Discussed by Mihallaq Zicishti, Haxhi Lleshi. Kan Shen greets the Congress and reads the letter sent by Mao Zedong, which he hands to Enver Hoxhe along with a sleeper. Rita Marko, Hysni Kapo talking. Welcoming the Delegates of the Congress. CP of Vietnam, Hoan Van Hoan. Beqir Balluku, Ramadan Xhangolli exchanging views. Greeting delegates of Korea. The head of the delegation of the Front for the Liberation of South Vietnam, Tran Van Tu hands to Comrade Enver Hoxha a message from the Front. Ramiz Alia discusses. The head of the delegation of Indonesia Isuf Ajitorak addresses the congress. The greeting of the C.C of CP (M-L) of Poland is read. Greetings of the delegate of Communist Party of Japan. (271.90m) People are celebrating. Women of our country have come to welcome the Party Congress. Hysni Kapo, Beqir Balluku meeting with women. Eleni Pashko speaks at the “Enver” Plant. Discon Hysni Kapo, Peti Shamblli, Behar Shtylla and Jorgji Shuli. Greeting Congress Reifaell Njas of C.P of New Zealand. Zhak Gripa of the Belgian CP addresses the congress. Welcoming the head of the Communist Party of Australia delegation, Xhevallo Patrick O’Dea. Hail San Maugathasas communist Party of Ceylon. Greeting Fosko Di Nuci of KP (M-L) of Italy as well as the head of the delegations of communist Party of Britain, Malaysia, Brazil, Colombia, Lebanon, Sudan, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile and Haiti. Abdyl Kellezi, Shefqet Peci, Fadil Pacerami, Karaman Ylli, Ramiz Alia addressing the public. After the discussions are closed, the report is approved. The pioneers welcome the Congress (synchronized) . Pioneers reciting. They give bouquets of flowers to the presidium. Enver Hoxha takes a young pioneer by the arm and kisses him. A boy with a cow goes to Enver Hoxha. The boy plays an instrument and sings. ( 239.60) Comrade Mehmet Shehu reports on the directives of the 5th Congress of ALP. (synchronized) (204.30m) After the break, delegates talking in the hall of the palace. The lessons begin. Speeches by Spiro Koleka, Piro Dodbiba, Haki Toska. Greeting the head of the delegation of the French movement and the head of the delegation of Thailand, India, Switzerland, Spain, Yugoslavia, Greece, West Germany, Scotland, the coast of Somalia, etc. Adil Carcani and Koco Theodhosi addressing the public. The report is approved. Spiro Koleka presents draft directives for the 4th five-year plan. Hysni Kapo presents the draft decision on some changes in the ALP statute. Comrade Tonin Jakova announces the winners of the socialist competitions. Enver Hoxha hands Rita Markos the flag won by Durres for the first category districts. Pirro Gusho takes the flag for the second category and Kolonja takes the flag for the third category. Raqi Ftica, on behalf of the vote counting committee, communicates the results of the elections. Enver Hoxha gives the closing speech of the Congress (synchronously). Party leaders and foreign delegates visit the house of the Party and the National Liberation War Museum. They put wreaths in the cemeteries of the nation’s martyrs. They keep a minute of silence for the martyrs. (294m) A rally is organized at Skanderbeg square where Enver Hoxha speaks (synchronized). The rally is opened by Manush Muftiu. Welcoming foreign delegations to the meeting. Greeting the Chairman of the delegation of Chinese Communist party Kan Shen. Greeting people and the representatives of foreign delegations. Skanderbeg Square crowded with about 110,000 people. Enthusiasm and cheering. It starts to get dark. Floodlights illuminate the square. Firework. Demonstrators dancing. Enver Hoxha and the foreign delegations contemplate the fireworks and people celebrating happily. (230.60m) The film is dedicated to the 5th Congress of the ALP.
Scriptwriter Muharrem Skenderi
Director Shkelzen Shala
Composer Ismail Balla, formulim
Camera Sokrat Musha Agim Fortuzi Niko Theodhosi Dhimiter Lala Ilia Terpini Hamdi Ferhati Asim Raxhimi, op/zeri
Editing Shkelzen Shala
Category Documentaries
Year 1966
Release date 1966
Reels 9
Lenght (in minutes) 80
Country of origin Shqiperi
Shooting locations
Producers Kinostudio”Shqipere e Re”
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