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Jan 2013

Remembering the real Sapphires

Black Screen Coordinator Andrea Briggs (Wiradjuri) writes about a very emotional screening of The Sapphires in Narrandera, NSW.

Andrea Briggs
Film
Oct 2012

Collecting The Eye of the Storm

Film curators Jennifer Coombes and Tenille Hands recently accepted a collection of props and costumes from Fred Schepisi's 'The Eye of the Storm' (2011). How did they make their selection?

Tenille Hands
Film
Object

Broken Hill time capsule

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

Beth Taylor
Film
Aug 2012

Richard Moir presents Esben Storm

Actor Richard Moir, introduces the late Esben Storm’s films 'In Search of Anna' and 'The Bridge at Midnight Trembles'.

Quentin Turnour
Film

Great adaptations

This exhibition of film posters highlights some of the many screen adaptations of Australian novels and plays held in the NFSA’s extensive collection relating to film, television and radio adaptations.

Morgyn Phillips
Film

Must-see Australian film adaptations

What are the must-see Australian adaptation films? We asked NFSA staff to nominate their favourites.

Morgyn Phillips
Film
Jun 2012

NFSA Connects with Red Dog

Director Kriv Stenders and editor Jill Bilcock discuss the making of 'Red Dog' with Queensland high school students for the latest NFSA Connects.

Imelda Cooney
Film
May 2012

West Australian time capsule

It's Western Australia's time to shine as we look at a selection of films made about the sunny state from 1907-1972.

Beth Taylor
Film
Feb 2012

The Art of Screenwriting

Some of our most notable screenwriters talk about their craft.

Ken Berryman
Film
Oral History
Television
Dec 2011

Inaugural AACTA Awards, 2011

Nominees have been announced for the inaugural AACTA Awards.

Miguel Gonzalez
Film
Television