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Dec 2016

Marvellous Melbourne

Take a step back in time and discover the charm of Melbourne more than a century ago.

Jemma Pietrus
Film
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
Jun 2016

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
Mar 2016

Preserving Tollywood

Mick Newnham and Shingo Ishikawa recently travelled to India, to provide training. In the end, they learned something too.

Film
Sep 2015

Canberra time capsule

Discover the history of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, through these items from the NFSA collection.

Adam Blackshaw
Film
Radio
Sound
Television
Jun 2015

Darwin time capsule

Discover the history of Darwin, Northern Territory through these items from the NFSA collection.

Adam Blackshaw
Film
May 2013

South West time capsule

A selection of films made about Australia's South West dating from 1907 to 1972.

Beth Taylor
Film

Southern Queensland time capsule

Discover the history of Southern Queensland through these films and songs from the NFSA collection.

Beth Taylor
Feb 2013

Mildura time capsule

See how Mildura has changed in these films and recorded sound items from the NFSA's collection.

Beth Taylor
Film
Sound
Oct 2012

Dying light: Corrick Collection

The team from the NFSA’s Motion Picture Laboratory describe the lessons learned from tinting the Corrick Collection films.

Steve Clark
Film