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We share news clips about the reunification of Germany on 3 October 1990.
Explore the art of sound through a Q&A with designer Emma Bortignon.
We pay tribute to singer-songwriter Max Merritt, who had a big 1970s hit with 'Slippin' Away'.
It was 70 years ago – on 10 September 1950 – that the 23-year-old Joan Sutherland won a major singing competition that helped set her on the road to international stardom.
A look back at the portrayal of women and men as homemakers and breadwinners in cinema advertising from the 1940s.
Discover the many ways you can access our collection. You’ll be surprised of how much is available – onsite, online and elsewhere!
The first Academy Award ever won by an Australian is in the NFSA collection.
As public gatherings to commemorate Anzac Day in 2020 are not going ahead because of COVID-19, we're sharing home movies of marches from Anzac Day in 1933, 1946 and 1980.
The NFSA is always open online, with our collection available to be explored 24/7.
For International Women's Day, we present a portrait of the pioneering Australian filmmakers, the McDonagh Sisters – Isabel, Paulette and Phyllis.
Can you help us identify these Sydney locations from landmark 1920s films made by the McDonagh sisters?
A recently donated film reveals the only known colour footage of Sir Donald Bradman playing cricket.
For World Television Day on 21 November, curator Simon Smith investigates the surviving footage of Australian television's opening night.
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