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May 2017

Lights, camera, Winter!

Our Canberra winter program has the perfect mix of cinema events, live performances and regular favourites to keep all ages entertained.

Jemma Pietrus
Film
Sound
Jul 2016

Proof: the road to restoration

Our digital restoration of Proof premieres tonight at the Melbourne International Film Festival. It’s been a long road, but it was absolutely worth it!

Gayle Lake
Film

Restoring Proof

Learn more about the restoration of Proof (1991) by NFSA Restores, a project which had the support of 266 film lovers.

Miguel Gonzalez
Film
Jun 2016

Proof's mother and son

We spoke with actors Heather Mitchell and Jeffrey Walker, the mother and son at the heart of the 1991 classic Proof.

Tara Fedoriw-Morris
Film
Oral History

Beyond Starstruck

Ross O'Donovan talks about the impact that the film Starstruck (1982) has had on his life.

Adam Blackshaw
Film

Find your Bliss at the Sydney Film Festival

Ahead of its premiere at the Sydney Film Festival, Tara Fedoriw-Morris recounts the journey of Ray Lawrence's Bliss (1985) back to the big screen, thanks to NFSA Restores.

Tara Fedoriw-Morris
Film
May 2016

Howling III

NFSA Publicity Coordinator Jemma Pietrus interviews filmmaker Philippe Mora about Howling III: The Marsupials.

Jemma Pietrus
Film
Jan 2016

Tutus and fake boobs

The musical comedy Starstruck (1982) and its colourful, outrageous costumes were ahead of their time.

Beth Taylor
Film
Object