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.
To celebrate Sir Elton John's farewell tour, we've found some rare press conferences and interviews from previous visits to Australia in 1974, 1984 and 1988.
In November 1979, Australian band Mental As Anything released their debut album 'Get Wet' and launched a long career.
Listen to excerpts from an Oral History interview with Elise Lockwood. Twenty-five years ago, she was the stills photographer on the set of 'The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert' (1994).
Sydney community radio station 2SER 107.3 first went to air on 1 October 1979. Station archivist Dr Liz Giuffre shares excerpts from a music industry documentary by Richard Kingsmill that was broadcast on 2SER in 1988.
Celebrating 40 years of Simon Townsend's Wonder World! The show that changed the face of children's television in Australia.
On 21 June 1999, Prime Minister John Howard opened a major extension to the NFSA building.
Adored by Australian television audiences for decades, we list 12 reasons to love Jeanne Little.
The NFSA provided nearly three-quarters of the footage used in the groundbreaking four-part series Australia in Colour.
We pay tribute to rock journalist and NFSA Oral History interviewer, Anthony O'Grady.
As part of our Newscaf series, we bring you some notable Christmas light displays, from Toowoomba to Tasmania.
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