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.
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.
We mark Home Movie Day 2017 on 21 October with a curated collection of films from the NFSA collection.
This year marks the 40th anniversary of the publication of Helen Garner’s first novel, Monkey Grip.
Footage of a 1933 AFL face-off between Victorian and South Australian teams gives us rare glimpses of two goal-kicking legends.
Our 100th curated collection is all about the 1980s, and it stars Charles and Diana, Kylie and Dannii Minogue, Edna Everage, David Attenborough, Linda Burney, Ken Done, Michael Hutchence and many, many more.
Watch a classic newsreel about the 1960s origins of Ugg boots and the Australian surfer who popularised them.
Feminist films from the 1970s, 80s and 90s still resonate today.
We have more steam, and more trains, in a new mini-documentary about the NSW Hunter region's railway past.
Inspired by the 1925 silent version of Ben-Hur, two NSW police officers recreated the famous chariot race scene ... with motorcycles!
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