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Dec 2011

Outback on screen: Part 2

Graham Shirley continues his exploration of the rich diversity of Australian cinematic representations and interpretations of the outback.

By Graham Shirley / 6 Dec 2011
Film

Outback on screen: Part 1

Films set in the outback have been central to an imagining of Australia for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous filmmakers.

By Graham Shirley / 5 Dec 2011
Film
Nov 2011

2011 Ken G Hall Award

The NFSA has chosen David Hannay as the recipient of the 2011 Ken G Hall Film Preservation Award.

Film
Jun 2011

Giorgio Mangiamele

The NFSA has recently restored four films made by the Italian-Australian filmmaker.

By Graham Shirley / 19 Jun 2011
Film
Mar 2011

Repairing Lumière film

Audiovisual Conservationist Sean Mosely takes us through the process of preparing some original Lumière company films for reprinting.

By Sean Mosely / 10 Mar 2011
Film
Jan 2011

Population: not many

Old school hip hop sampling techniques presenting even older school responsibility for the future we are creating.

By Matt Cornell / 28 Jan 2011
Sound

Are we losing the picture?

The change to digital cinemas is rapidly gathering speed. How will film prints be screened in the future?

By Dominic Case / 2 Jan 2011
Film