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.
This collection of hand-illustrated greeting cards from Mr Squiggle creator Norman Hetherington to Pat Lovell is representative of a wonderful working friendship.
The NFSA collects tens of thousands of items every year. What were some of the highlights for 2017?
A winner with a big heart and a liking for sugar cubes - Phar Lap's story captivated the nation.
Footage of a 1933 AFL face-off between Victorian and South Australian teams gives us rare glimpses of two goal-kicking legends.
Dr Jenny Gall, Assistant Curator Documents and Artefacts, previews the forthcoming NFSA-National Portrait Gallery exhibition, Starstruck: Australian Movie Portraits.
What would be the 'soundtrack of Australian feminist activism' of the 1970s? Sound Curator Nick Henderson has the answer.
Feminist films from the 1970s, 80s and 90s still resonate today.
Inspired by the 1925 silent version of Ben-Hur, two NSW police officers recreated the famous chariot race scene ... with motorcycles!
We look back at the legacy of Daddy Cool, a band which delivered many firsts for Australian music.
The NFSA collection includes several Australian television appearances of Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds (1932-2016).
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