From the 1970s on, radio started reflecting the diversity of Australian voices.
Stream selected films from the NFSA collection including Wrong Side of the Road (pictured).
View the extraordinary colourised footage from the NFSA collection of the last thylacine in captivity.
'Our collection tells the story of the nation – our memories, our lives, our futures.'
'What’s that, Skip? You’ve been an Australian icon for how long?!'
The adventures of Sonny Hammond and Skippy the bush kangaroo in Waratah National Park in the late 1960s captured the country’s imagination and showcased Australia to the world.
This collection takes a fond look back at the original series of 91 episodes and spin-off movie Skippy and The Intruders (1969).
Sample some of the best Australian online originals.
Designed for online platforms, web series have been embraced by both emerging and established filmmakers as a vehicle for creative freedom and telling personal stories.
This collection features clips from live action and animated series covering a range of genres, subjects and tones, from sketch comedy to horror, action to adult animation. Pictured above: Halal Gurls.
Join the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia and Canberra Writers Festival for a monthly series of screenings and discussions, exploring how culturally significant books have been adapted and reimagined as films.
Perfect for bookworms and film buffs alike, this series spans a wide variety of genres, styles and subjects, from Little Women to Australian grunge lit and everything in between.
Image: Jasper Jones (2017)