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Jun 2016

Vale Paul Cox

Paul Cox, Australia's most prolific film auteur, has passed away.

Gayle Lake
Film
Jan 2016

Vale Robert Stigwood

Robert Stigwood, one of the most successful and influential Australians involved in the entertainment industry, has died aged 81.

Thorsten Kaeding
Film
Sound
Jun 2014

Vale Christian Houllemare

The death of Christian Houllemare over the June long weekend shocked and saddened the Sydney independent music community.

Bronwyn Dowdall
Sound

Vale Bernard 'Doc' Neeson

With the passing of Doc Neeson we have lost an icon of Australian rock, writes sound curator Thorsten Kaeding.

Thorsten Kaeding
Oral History
Sound
Mar 2014

Vale Wendy Hughes

Listen to our Oral History interview with Wendy Hughes as Meg Labrum and Ken Berryman celebrate the talent and beauty of one of Australia's most beloved actors.

Ken Berryman
Film
Oral History
Dec 2013

Vale Andrew Plain

Andrew Plain - sound designer, sound editor and supervising sound editor - died on 13 December. Jennifer Balcomb and the NFSA's Imelda Cooney pay tribute.

Imelda Cooney
Sound
Jun 2013

Vale Dennis O’Rourke

It was with real sadness that we learnt of Dennis O’Rourke’s death on 15 June at the age of 68. Senior Curator Meg Labrum writes.

Meg Labrum
Film
Nov 2011

Vale Sarah Watt

The NFSA joins the Australian film industry in mourning the loss of artist, writer and filmmaker Sarah Watt to cancer.

Joanna Fleming
Film