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Simon Smith remembers John Landy, one of Australia’s greatest athletes.
From Barellan to Wimbledon, a close look at the tennis legend's career.
From Little Pattie to Mondo Rock, check out our sizzling Sounds of Summer playlist.
Find out how the NFSA restored this groundbreaking Australian film for release on DVD.
The NFSA sponsors a new user guide on flexible dealing and cultural institutions.
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.
A recent acquisition in the recorded sound section of NFSA included a curious copy of a Seekers LP from the late 1960s.
Can you ever truly say a film has 'been preserved'?
Warren Fahey AM, founder of Larrikin Records, provides a personal perspective on the NFSA's recent Thomas Rome Lecture given by Ed St John.
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