In 1929, Hoyts took the latest 'talking pictures' technology on tour to regional Australia.
Discover the stories behind some of Australia's beloved – and also lesser-known – national treasures.
With the news of the passing of Don Burrows, Australia has lost a giant and pioneer of modern Australian jazz.
For thousands of Australian women and girls, cricket is not just a sport for the boys, but a way of life.
We mark the passing of 'Mr Movies', popular film critic and TV presenter, Bill Collins.
On the eve of the 21st Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, we look back at highlights from the previous four Games held in Australia.
On the centenary of Oscar-winning actor Peter Finch’s birth, we publish highlights from his early radio career in Australia.
Sound Curator Thorsten Kaeding marks the passing of entertainer Jon English.
Discover the history of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, through these items from the NFSA collection.
Film Location Scout and Location Manager Robin Clifton passed away on 1 November 2013, following a battle with cancer.
Women played an important role during Australia’s early years of radio broadcasting. We look at the contributions of several pioneering women, starting with Queenie Ashton.
NFSA Historian Graham Shirley remembers filmmaker and actor Esben Storm (1950–2011).
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