The NFSA’s Graham McDonald records Australian country music stars and emerging artists on lacquer disc at the Tamworth Country Music Festival.
John Hutchinson dedicated many years to recording the sounds of Western Australia’s wildlife, environment and people. Sound archivist Tessa Elieff writes about his life.
Sound archivist Tessa Elieff reports from a ceremony of appreciation for WA field sound recordist John Hutchinson that took place during Reconciliation Week.
Ahead of a special screening for the centenary of Australian animation, Film curator Sally Jackson takes a fresh look at Australia’s first animated feature, Eric Porter’s Marco Polo Junior Versus The Red Dragon.
Muriel’s Wedding producer Lynda House talks about her journey with the film, from reading the first script treatment to celebrating its cultural impact 20 years on.
Pat Easterbrook, Positive Ageing Officer at the Alpine Shire in Victoria, tells how a group of older people stepped inside some of Australia’s best-loved movies for a day.
The NFSA has restored the only surviving and complete episode of Network Ten’s Go!! show, from 1966. Broadcast curator Simon Smith rediscovers a 1960s Australian music television classic.
Highlights from last month’s Beyond Bytes workshop hosted by the NFSA and featuring a panel of international guests from the forefront of new archive business models and processes.