A French view of Melbourne Glass slide by E Mazo, Paris (c1895)

French glass slide: collection highlight

Through this glass slide we glimpse a French perspective of Australia, circa 1895. Details »

Lousy Little Sixpence

2 Dec: See the documentary, meet the filmmaker.

Soundings & Sightings

3-4 Dec: 9th Australian Media Traditions Conference at the NFSA.

The Vinyl Lounge

4 Dec: Bring your LPs and get in the groove at the Vinyl Lounge.

Picnic at Hanging Rock

Rare outtakes, costumes, scripts, interviews, props and more.

Muriel's Wedding

Now updated with a Q & A with producer Lynda House.

Priscilla: 20 Years Young

Celebrating 20 years of the Queen of the Desert.

Australia through glass

A view of Australia as seen in a French glass slide from c1895.

Lousy Little Sixpence

Filmmaker Alec Morgan discusses his pioneering documentary.

Meet the Fairlight

The Fairlight digital synthesizer and sampler in our collection.

2015 sounds announced

10 new sounds for 2015 have been announced.

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Film Australia Collection

Providing access to our documentary record for 100 years.


Collecting iconic moments in Australian TV from 1956 to now.

Anzac Centenary

Commemorating the centenary with these projects and exhibitions.