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Mar 2015

Oral History: Directors

In these Oral History interviews, three filmmakers discuss their careers making documentary and drama for TV and film.

Bronwyn Murphy
Film
Oral History
Aug 2014

Baz Luhrmann's 'lost' project

Film historian and writer Jeannette Delamoir uncovers the truth behind 'Crocodile Creek', a community musical that unfolds amidst the 1867 anti-Chinese riots at the Crocodile Creek goldfield.

Jeannette Delamoir
Sound
May 2013

Asghar Farhadi

Arc Screening Program Manager Quentin Turnour profiles the career of Iranian cinema’s hottest director, Asghar Farhadi, ahead of a special program featuring four of his films.

Quentin Turnour
Film

Ôshima Nagisa

Screening Program Manager Quentin Turnour looks at the career and work of controversial Japanese director Ōshima Nagisa.

Quentin Turnour
Film
Jun 2012

NFSA Connects with Red Dog

Director Kriv Stenders and editor Jill Bilcock discuss the making of 'Red Dog' with Queensland high school students for the latest NFSA Connects.

Imelda Cooney
Film
Nov 2011

The Independent Spirit of Mad Bastards

Brendan Fletcher's feature won the 2011 NFSA IF Award for Independent Spirit. Miguel Gonzalez spoke with this 'mad' director/producer.

Miguel Gonzalez
Film
Aug 2010

Reflections on Gillian Armstrong

Graham Shirley reflects on Gillian’s films and career ahead of this weekend’s repeat screenings of two of her films.

Graham Shirley
Film

Revisiting The Last Days of Chez Nous

Director Gillian Armstrong writes about the screening of a new preservation print of her 1992 film 'The Last Days of Chez Nous' at the NFSA.

Gillian Armstrong
Film
May 2010

NFSA Connects with Aden Young

NFSA Connects with actor Aden Young and film director Ian Darling.

Imelda Cooney
Film