An exhibition of striking, beautiful and poignant portraiture documenting the making and marketing of films.
Our supporting program highlights the famous faces and behind-the-scenes stories of classic Australian films.
Enjoy our free screening program and photographic exhibition
A rollicking Australian western adventure from a story by American pulp writer Zane Grey.
Pioneering women in early Australian cinema
Director Ken G Hall's deep-sea drama features a race for love and pearls.
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.
David Gulpilil stars in this scorching colonial-era drama from director Rolf de Heer.
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 including free talk by film historian Andrew Pike.
Presenting two acclaimed dramas in a special Snowy Mountains double feature.
Reviving Australian films for today's digital cinemas.
A week-long exploration of fashion and costume on the screen.
Special sales of period dresses and other fashion from vintage clothing sellers
How costumes are used in Australian movies to create archetypes
Gillian Armstrong's Starstruck is an ambitious and fashion-forward musical comedy
A pop-up exhibition of First World War – era costume staged by Dressing Australia - the Museum of Australian Costume.
The 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
Screening introduced by costume designer Anna Senior and followed by a discussion on designing for the screen.
We look at the work of film colourist Olivier Fontenay (Lion, Moulin Rouge!) with clips and conversation
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