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Apr 2021

Prince Philip in Australia

To mark the passing of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, the NFSA shares newly digitised footage of Prince Philip in Australia.

By Mel Bondfield / 13 Apr 2021
Film
Sound
Television

Deep Dive: High Ground

Listen to a Q&A with director Stephen Maxwell Johnson about his revisionist Western High Ground, set in Arnhem Land during the frontier wars.

By Johnny Milner / 12 Apr 2021
Film

NFSA Restores: Floating Life

The film Floating Life, by Macau-born director Clara Law, reflects on the Asian migrant experience in Australia in the early 1990s.

By Elena Guest / 6 Apr 2021
Film
Mar 2021

Julie Kalceff: Starting From Now

Guest author Julie Kalceff writes about what it takes to create an award-winning web series.

By Julie Kalceff / 29 Mar 2021
Television

Sydney Stories with Warren Fahey

Folklorist, author and performer Warren Fahey has produced an online series of Sydney Stories, featuring footage from the NFSA collection.

By Stephen Groenewegen / 26 Mar 2021
Film
Photographs
Television

April at Arc Cinema

What's on at the NFSA's Arc cinema in Canberra in April?

By Ellen Espagne / 22 Mar 2021
Film
Sound

Vale Doug Parkinson

We mark the passing of Doug Parkinson, one of Australia's great vocalists.

By Thorsten Kaeding / 18 Mar 2021
Sound

Stewart Corrick on The Marvellous Corricks

Stewart Corrick writes about his grandfather Leonard's famous family of entertainers and the 40-year mission to preserve and digitise the Corrick Collection.

By Stewart Corrick / 12 Mar 2021
Film

Corrick Collection Digital Restoration

The Corrick Collection of films has now been digitised and is once again able to be shared with audiences.

By Jillian Mackenzie / 10 Mar 2021
Film

Australia in Colour: Season 2

A second season of the landmark factual series arrives on SBS from 10 March 2021, featuring over 160 minutes of NFSA collection footage.

By Stephen Groenewegen / 9 Mar 2021
Film
Television