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Apr 2022

Anzac Day Online

From Gallipoli to the home front, our website features many sights and sounds of the First World War and Anzac Day commemorations.

By Stephen Groenewegen / 20 Apr 2022
Film
Mar 2022

Australian Films and the Oscars

Australian films have been nominated in nearly every category at the Academy Awards.

By Stephen Groenewegen / 22 Mar 2022
Film

Ken Muggleston, Oscar winner

Australian set decorator Ken Muggleston recalls the moment he first learned he'd won an Academy Award.

By Stephen Groenewegen / 22 Mar 2022
Oral History
Feb 2022

NFSA Presents: Inspired

In the latest NFSA Presents: Inspired interview, Jenny Cooney talks to Damon Herriman about his favourite Australian films and making it in Hollywood.

Film

March at Arc Cinema

What's on at the NFSA's Arc cinema in Canberra in March?

By Matt Kemp / 23 Feb 2022
Film

NFSA Presents: Inspired

In this NFSA Presents: Inspired interview, Jenny Cooney talks to Nicole Kidman about her relationship to the Australian film industry and Australian success in Hollywood.

Film
Jan 2022

NFSA Presents: Inspired

In the latest NFSA Presents: Inspired interview, Jenny Cooney talks to Chris Pang about Australia's diverse acting talent and his enthusiasm for making movies.

Film

NFSA Presents: Inspired

In the latest NFSA Presents: Inspired interview, Jenny Cooney talks to Mia Wasikowska about some of her favourite films, actors and filmmakers that have inspired her and how her ambitions have changed over time.

Film

Deep Dive: Lion and Lioness

Listen to Alex Sloan in conversation at the NFSA with Sue and Saroo Brierley. They talk about how Saroo's life became the film Lion and also Sue's book Lioness, a prequel of sorts to her son's story.

By Travis Green / 14 Jan 2022
Film
Sound
Dec 2021

NFSA Presents: Inspired

In the latest NFSA Presents: Inspired interview, Jenny Cooney interviews Angourie Rice, known for her roles in Jasper Jones (2017), Mare of Easttown (2021) and Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021).

Film