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For World Day for Audiovisual Heritage, explore the transporting power of home movies.
See all the highlights from the legendary Carlton-Collingwood grand final.
Marking the 50th anniversary of the West Gate Bridge disaster.
Restoring 'The Cheaters', a 1929 silent film by the pioneering McDonagh sisters.
An iconic moment which has metaphorically become part of Australia’s DNA – Cathy Freeman's historic Olympic victory from 20 years ago – is now stored on actual DNA, thanks to a new NFSA data storage pilot project.
Discover the many ways you can access our collection. You’ll be surprised of how much is available – onsite, online and elsewhere!
Listen to Dr Andrew Pike's special presentation at the NFSA about Australian film icon, Chips Rafferty.
Costume designer Norma Moriceau drew on her background in the London punk scene when creating iconic costumes for Mad Max 2 and Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome.
The insane, death-defying sequences, performed by talented stunt performers, are a huge part of the appeal of the Mad Max films.
Johnny Milner takes a closer listen to the soundscape of Mad Max and Mad Max 2, highlighting the film scores of composer Brian May.
Richard Lowenstein and film editor Tayler Martin discuss the making of Mystify: Michael Hutchence, the music of INXS, and the life of Michael Hutchence.
Director George Miller talks about making the first Mad Max film, released in US cinemas 40 years ago this month.
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