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Sep 2011

Restoring the Corrick Collection

The story behind the NFSA restoration of more than 100 films and fragments in the Corrick Collection, which toured Australia, South-East Asia and Europe between 1897 and 1914.

By Sally Jackson / 29 Sep 2011
Film
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On the road with the Corricks

From 1879-1914, the Australian-based Corrick Family Entertainers toured Australia, South-East Asia and Europe showing repackaged and complete versions of the latest special effects, comedy and non-fiction films in black-and-white and dazzling colour.

By Sally Jackson / 29 Sep 2011
Film

Marketing Australian films

Sandy George asks, how can Australian films and their limited promotional budgets compete with Hollywood's marketing machine?

By Sandy George / 15 Sep 2011
Film

What's that bug?

Can you identify the bug that was glued between glass slides over 100 years ago?

By Darren Weinert / 8 Sep 2011
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Fashion Week comes to Mediatheque

Zsuzsi Szucs, from the NFSA’s Access, Research and Development branch, reports on the latest additions to the Australian Mediatheque in Melbourne.

By Zsuzsi Szucs / 1 Sep 2011
Film