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Looking back at the 50-year career of the pioneering actor, dancer and storyteller.
Jacqui North looks back at her groundbreaking documentary Chrissy.
Highlighting the work of female producers and directors in early Australian TV.
The NFSA collects tens of thousands of items every year. What were some of the highlights for 2016?
In September 1956, one sentence – ‘Good evening and welcome to television' – marked the commencement of regular television transmission in Australia.
Television is celebrating 60 years in Australia this week. Did you know that in TV’s early days, a number of talented people built their own TV sets at home?
In 1979 two young Australians invented the first Fairlight sampling synthesizer and changed electronic music forever. We have one in working condition!
In association with the St Kilda Film Festival, the NFSA presents a comedy double bill of two short films from the late 1970s.
Go behind-the-scenes at the circus with rare home movie footage of Australia's Con Colleano, the world-famous 'Wizard of the Wire'.
The second part of our celebration of Caddie's 40th anniversary, focusing on the feminist legacy of the film.
This year marks the 40th anniversary of the release of Caddie, a breakthrough feature of the Australian film revival of the 1970s.
Highlighting the achievements of nine Australian leaders for International Women's Day on 8 March.
On this World Radio Day 2016 we look at an Australian example of the lifesaving and community-building power of radio from the Black Saturday bushfires in Victoria in 2009.
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