Celebrating the spirit of Anzac

BY STEPHEN GROENEWEGEN

The NFSA has produced four short trailers for the Anzac centenary, drawing on footage and stills from the NFSA collection.

Enlistment

Commemorating the anniversary of the departure of the Australian Imperial Force (AIF) from Albany, WA in November 1914. Narrated by Bryan Brown.

 

Gallipoli

Marking 100 years of the Gallipoli landing on 25 April 1915 and featuring stills from the Alan Anderson collection.

 

The home front

Highlighting aspects of life in Australia a century ago, including the activities of the Red Cross. Narrated by Bryan Brown.

 

25 April

Showing the significance of annual remembrance events across the country, this clip combines stills from the Alan Anderson Collection with footage from the 2014 Anzac service in Braidwood, NSW. Narrated by Bryan Brown.

AnzacSightSound.org

A website with original film footage, recorded interviews and print materials documenting the Anzac experience of the war, on the homefront in Australia and New Zealand, and on the battlefront in Europe. A partnership between the NFSA and Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision.

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