Media releases

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NFSA and Alberts partner to preserve invaluable music collection

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) and Alberts announced a long-term partnership which will lead to the preservation of the music company’s archive of audiovisual materials, documentation and artefacts.

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Sydney Opera House Studio to become a Vinyl Lounge

Vinyl lovers rejoice! The Studio at the Sydney Opera House will be a record lover’s paradise on 23 October, when it hosts the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia’s (NFSA) Vinyl Lounge.

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NFSA to workshop ideas in upcoming national tour

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) is inviting supporters and industry stakeholders to participate in a series of upcoming workshops, focusing on specific aspects of the NFSA’s activities and programs.

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Two million reasons to celebrate NFSA’s 30th birthday

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) is celebrating its 30th anniversary, and inviting all Australians to discover its collection, achievements and milestones. These highlights will be available online on 3 October, in a timeline chronicling the NFSA’s 30 years of existence.

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Canberrans to celebrate NFSA's 30th on 3 October

Come and celebrate the 30th anniversary of the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) with an evening of free entertainment, full of music and movies: a retro 1980s music session at The Vinyl Lounge, and a special 35mm screening of the 1981 classic Gallipoli at Arc Cinema.

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Iconic LGBTI radio Gaywaves preserved thanks to bequest

Sydney’s first LGBTI radio program Gaywaves has been preserved by the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA), a project made possible by a bequest from the estate of gay rights activist and broadcaster Dietmar Hollman.

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Finding Baz Luhrmann’s ‘lost’ project

On Friday 15 August, film historian and writer Jeannette Delamoir will reveal the story behind Baz Luhrmann’s 1986 ‘lost’ musical Crocodile Creek, in a special presentation at the NFSA Theatrette in Canberra.

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NFSA launches online exhibition, featuring the world of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) has launched its first online exhibition, Priscilla: 20 Years Young, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Australian road movie The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert.

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Winner announced in national Young Composer competition

The Australian National Maritime Museum (ANMM), in association with the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA), is pleased to announce Shana Tiang as the winner of the Test of War Young Composers’ national competition to create a soundtrack for a 1928 silent film on Australia’s first naval battle in World War I.

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Industry to discover NFSA: Where We Are Heading

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) is inviting audiovisual industry professionals and the general public to attend NFSA: Where We Are Heading, a series of stakeholder feedback sessions to be held in capital cities around the country in July 2014.

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