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.
Find out how the NFSA restored this groundbreaking Australian film for release on DVD.
The NFSA together with Deluxe Sydney and Kodak (Australasia) have preserved and made available 75 classic Australian films.
Film curator Sally Jackson's examination of original documents in Australia and France sheds new light on the man who brought the cinema to Australia in 1896.
The discovery of two films made in Australia by frères Lumière representative Marius Sestier in 1896 includes Australia’s earliest surviving film.
One of the first films ever recorded in Australia screens 12 times a day in Federation Square in the lead-up to the 150th Melbourne Cup.
Can you ever truly say a film has 'been preserved'?
Graham Shirley reflects on Gillian’s films and career ahead of this weekend’s repeat screenings of two of her films.
The earliest surviving film shot in Australia screens at the Melbourne International Film Festival.
Director Gillian Armstrong writes about the screening of a new preservation print of her 1992 film 'The Last Days of Chez Nous' at the NFSA.
New 35mm prints of 'Love Serenade' and 'The Last Days of Chez Nous' screened at the Sydney Film Festival.
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