The NFSA collection now includes over three million items. Here is a small taste of what we acquired in 2019.
From lifesaving to 'soul surfing’: Paul Byrnes tracks the history of surfing and surf movies in Australia.
Janine Winfree, a visitor from George Eastman House in the US, explores the NFSA's 28mm film collection.
Film curator Sally Jackson's examination of original documents in Australia and France sheds new light on the man who brought the cinema to Australia in 1896.
The discovery of two films made in Australia by frères Lumière representative Marius Sestier in 1896 includes Australia’s earliest surviving film.
Patricia Lovell AM will be awarded the NFSA's highest accolade - the Ken G Hall Preservation Award - on Monday night.
Two of Australian's finest make-up artists, Chiara Tripodi and Toni Ffrench, have won one Emmy Awards.
Graham Shirley reflects on Gillian’s films and career ahead of this weekend’s repeat screenings of two of her films.
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.
New 35mm prints of 'Love Serenade' and 'The Last Days of Chez Nous' screened at the Sydney Film Festival.
The NFSA presents the inaugural Cochrane Smith Award for Sound Heritage to Dr Karl Neuenfeldt.
Watch the new Big Screen trailer featuring over 60 clips from new and classic Australian films.
Other ways to Support Us