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May 2014

Kirsty Stark

Kristy Stark, 2010 recipient of the NFSA-ACS John Leake OAM ACS Award talks about her transition from cinematographer to producer, producing for online and 'Wastelander Panda'.

Clair Hurford
Film
Apr 2014

Vale David Hannay

Meg Labrum on the life and work of prolific film producer David Hannay (1939-2014).

Meg Labrum
Film
Mar 2014

McDonagh sisters

Can you help us identify these Sydney locations from landmark 1920s films made by the McDonagh sisters?

Graham Shirley
Film

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

All hail Queen Priscilla!

The big pink bus turned 20 and the NFSA threw a party to celebrate two decades of one of Australia's most beloved films.

Miguel Gonzalez
Film
Feb 2014

Lottie Lyell or Louise Lovely?

Library Officer Kerryn Poynter helped a client discover the identity of a silent-era actress she saw ... on the wall of a Tasmanian pub.

Kerryn Poynter
Film

Big Screen 2014

The NFSA’s Big Screen film festival kicks off its 2014 season this month, bringing Australian films and special guests to regional audiences for a 14th year.

Cassandra Chester
Film