Australian champion swimmer, vaudeville performer, silent film star, stunt performer and entrepreneur.
A collection of fascinating national treasures drawn from public and private collections across Australia.
A collection including highlights of some of the almost 6000 unique home movie titles held by the NFSA.
According to prolific cult director Brian Trenchard-Smith, Ozploitation is 'genre homage through an Australian lens: boisterous, anti-authoritarian, wide angle'.
In 2018 the 21st Commonwealth Games took place on the Gold Coast, Queensland.
The NFSA and the National Portrait Gallery proudly present a star-studded exhibition.
Submerge yourself in 80s goodness with glimpses of fashion, music, technology, film, television, radio, sport and advertising from the decade.
The king of the small screen also made a brief but successful transition to the big screen.
What did Australians watch at their local cinema during the First World War?
The first Australian film nominated for an Academy Award ('Oscar') won - Kokoda Front Line! in 1942.
Is Canberra calling to you? And why is it hot in Brisbane but Coolangatta?
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