An exhibition of striking, beautiful and poignant portraiture documenting the making and marketing of films.
Our supporting program of films and events brings the famous faces and behind-the-scenes stories of some classic Australian films.
Enjoy our free screening program and photographic exhibition
NFSA Restores revives Australian cinema icons for today’s digital cinemas
A unique and superbly crafted pictorial history of women and work in Australia.
This film’s alternate title 'Men With Whips' hints at its unintentional but palpable homoerotic undertones
Pioneering women in early Australian cinema
An audience-pleasing mix of romance and action
The importance of the film stills photographer as the chronicler of our film and social history
Enjoy our free daily screening program of Australian classic films
Tim the Yowie Man leads a tour of the spooky history of the NFSA. THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT
Vinyl lovers, bring your favourite records and share your music stories.
Three young Indigenous Australian girls escape and set off on a journey across the Outback pursued by the authorities.
Tim the Yowie Man leads a tour of the spooky history of the NFSA.
A special evening of conversation with Bruce Smeaton, Australia’s most prolific film composer.
A lawyer defends five Indigenous men accused of a ritual murder.
Acting legend David Gulpilil in 'The Tracker'
The true story of Robyn Davidson’s 1977 trek across 2700 kilometres of stunning Australian outback
Enjoy our free daily screening program of classic Australian films
An 8-cylinder afternoon of tyre-squealing on-screen fun.
Chips Rafferty double feature with free discussion with Andrew Pike
Snowy Mountains double feature: Jindabyne and Somersault.
Special sales of period dresses and other fashion from vintage clothing sellers
A week-long exploration of fashion and costume on the screen.
How costumes are used in Australian movies to create archetypes
Gillian Armstrong's Starstruck is an ambitious and fashion-forward musical comedy
Women of Empire is a pop-up exhibition of original First World War – era costume staged by Dressing Australia - the Museum of Australian Costume.
Heartfelt musical about the real-life Indigenous singing group
Screening introduced by costume designer Judith Dorsman and followed by discussion on designing for the screen
This screening is introduced by costume designer Anna Senior and followed by a discussion on designing for the screen
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