Description:The film is dedicated to the Lithuanian Communist Party 40th anniversary. Panorama of Vilnius. 11th Congress of the Lithuanian Communist Party at the Philharmonic, the LCP Central Committee 1st Secretary Antanas Snieckus is speaking. The history of the Lithuanian Communist Party is told, illustrated with documentary materials – photos of politicians, photos of documents. Tomb of four communards. Communist proclamations, newspapers. Kaunas 9th fort‘s cameras, archival storages. Pictures of the first communists. Footage from the documentary film chronicles of the independent Lithuania is shown – President Antanas Smetona, bishop, ordaining Lithuanian troops, marching soldiers, Lithuanian diplomats, Vatican representatives in Lithuania. Ministers of the independent Lithuania. Lithuanian aviation, festivals. The 1st session of Lithuania's People's Parliament. People Parliament‘s representatives leave for Moscow to negotiate on Lithuania's accession to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. Representatives of Lithuania in Moscow. The rallies are taking place on the occasion of Lithuania‘s incorporation into the USSR. Land division for landless and small holders. Surveyors. Beginning of the war. Documentary footage: military equipments, military actions, destructions. Kaunas during the war. Local government – General adviser Petras Kubiliūnas, estates are returned to the owners. Guerrilla warfare. Pirčiupiai. Tomb of M. Melnikaite. Opening of monument to M. Melnikaite. Soviet forces attack, Germans retreat, German prisoners. 2nd Soviet occupation of Lithuania. Vilnius meets Soviet troops. Destruction, fires, Vilnius. Soviet partisans return. Lithuanian Communist Party Central Committee‘s Secretary Antanas Sniečkus welcomes the partisans. 11th Lithuanian Communist Party Congress; speech of the Lithuanian Communist Party Central Committee‘s Secretary Antanas Sniečkus. Rebuilding of factories, industrial plants. Rebuilding of the cities. Lithuanian Song Festival takes place in Vilnius stadium "Spartak".
Mots-clés:Dainų šventės / Ekonomika / II Pasaulinis karas / Istoriniai įvykiai / Kariuomenė / Kultūra / Paminklai / Politika / Žemės ūkis / Žiniasklaida / Economy / Historical events / Military / Culture / Politics / Mass media