A determined son found footage of his mother’s gold medal win at the 1972 Paralympics in the NFSA collection.
Watch the only known colour footage of Sir Donald Bradman playing cricket.
Watch recently restored footage of a unique wedding ceremony in the skies over Sydney in 1932.
The NFSA collects tens of thousands of items every year. What were some of the highlights for 2019?
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).
Don't miss The Dressmaker Costume Exhibition at the NFSA before it closes on 18 August 2019.
The NFSA collects tens of thousands of items every year. What were some of the highlights for 2018?
To mark 35 years since the premiere of The Thorn Birds mini-series, we take a look at the original costume design sketches in the NFSA collection and talk to Rachel Ward.
We had to build a custom-made device and photograph 465 frames in order to bring back to life a 1901 Kinora cricket film!
How the NFSA takes care of pests and mould, and what you can do at home to protect your own collections.
The musical comedy Starstruck (1982) and its colourful, outrageous costumes were ahead of their time.
Through this glass slide we catch a glimpse of a European perspective of Australia, circa 1895.
Do you want to learn how to extend the lifespan of your photo, music, film and video collections? You've come to the right place.
Other ways to Support Us