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Jun 2017

David Gulpilil: Screen legend

We are celebrating the life and work of one of Australia's finest actors with a new curated collection. 

Beth Taylor
Film
Photographs

David Gulpilil: A Portrait

A look at David Gulpilil's 40-year career and his profound impact on Australian cinema.

Liz McNiven
Film
Photographs
Jul 2016

Remixing 'Treaty'

Warning: This article may contain names, images and voices of deceased Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Nick Henderson
Oral History
Sound
May 2016

From Little Things Big Things Grow

Released 25 years ago today, 'From Little Things Big Things Grow' has become an iconic Australian protest song, symbolic of the movement for Indigenous equality and land rights in Australia.

Nick Henderson
Film
Sound
Mar 2016

Spear

Publicity Coordinator, Jemma Walsh, speaks with Hunter Page-Lockard about his new film 'Spear'.

Jemma Walsh
Film
Posters
Dec 2015

Celebrating culture with Clancestry

Black Screen Coordinator Andrea Briggs reports from the first ever collaboration between the NFSA and the Clancestry festival.

Andrea Briggs
Film
Nov 2015

A French view of Melbourne, circa 1895

Through this glass slide we catch a glimpse of a European perspective of Australia, circa 1895.

Beth Taylor
Film
Object

Return to country

CEO Michael Loebenstein chronicles his recent trip to the Pilbara, where he and Chair Gabrielle Trainor joined the NFSA Indigenous Connections team.

Michael Loebenstein
Documents
Film
Oct 2015

Visit to the heart of Australia

Indigenous Connections curator Sophia Sambono reports on her team's recent visit to Alice Springs.

Miguel Gonzalez
Film
Sep 2015

Wrong Side of the Road

Interviews with cast and crew members and musicians featured in Wrong Side of the Road.

Brenda Gifford
Film
Oral History