See a comprehensive selection of Australian animated short films from the NFSA collection.
Caitlyn LeRoy discovers early footage of her family and place of birth in the NFSA collection.
Listen to 1950s radio dramas by Grace Gibson Productions, including Carter Brown Mystery Theatre and Dragnet.
Curator Sally Jackson researches famous faces and fashions of the 1896 Melbourne Cup.
Famous faces and fashions of the 1896 Melbourne Cup.
The Excursion to London panorama toy is a pre-cinema artefact that reveals much about the intimacy of 19th century family life.
The coming of spring means one thing to Australia's NRL fans ... Finals!
Curator Sally Jackson explains why digital files are just as fragile as their analogue predecessors.
A Shakespeare adaptation directed by an Australian filmmaker was the world's first internet film. Miguel Gonzalez looks at Philippe Mora's 1996 prophecies.
On the 100th anniversary of the birth of Hector Crawford in the Melbourne suburb of Fitzroy, it is timely to reflect upon his contribution to Australia’s cultural life.
NFSA Manager, National Media Miguel Gonzalez discovered an article written by Ken G Hall in 1950, about the future of television. The legendary Australian filmmaker was right about most of his predictions!
Behind-the-scenes glimpses of a film shot in Canberra in the forefront of the Australian film revival of the 1970s.
How did a tiny advertisement in the Classifieds section of The Canberra Times on 2 September 1969 lead to ‘Canberra’s Greatest Hoax'?
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