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Jun 2017

Feminist Filmmakers

Feminist films from the 1970s, 80s and 90s still resonate today.

Heather Gill
Film
Jan 2017

The making of Storm Boy

Rare behind-the-scenes footage from the Storm Boy shoot shows the team effort involved in making this magical film.

Beth Taylor
Film
May 2016

Matt Bird: filmmaker on the rise

Curator of short films at the NFSA, Heather Gill, speaks with up-and-coming filmmaker Matt Bird who is charting his own course in the film industry.

Heather Gill
Film
Feb 2016

Time to go troppo

Film Curator Heather Gill looks at the legacy of short-film festival Tropfest.

Heather Gill
Film
Posters
May 2015

Interview with Josh Farmelo

Josh Farmelo is the winner of the 2015 NFSA-ACS John Leake OAM ACS Award for an Emerging Cinematographer.

Miguel Gonzalez
Film
May 2014

Rediscovering the Brindabellas

David Hogan spoke with Glen Ryan about filming the 'miracle' of the Brindabella ranges.

David Hogan
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
Nov 2011

Short films at the NFSA

Film curator Itzell Tazzyman introduces her role as collector of short films for the NFSA and highlights some recent international successes.

Itzell Tazzyman
Film

2011 Ken G Hall Award

The NFSA has chosen David Hannay as the recipient of the 2011 Ken G Hall Film Preservation Award.

Film
Mar 2011

Grant Scicluna wins Orlando Award

Grant Scicluna wins the inaugural Orlando Short Film Award for his short film 'Neon Skin'. Grant tells us what he's been up to, and gives us an insight into the world of making short films on the streets of Melbourne.

Grant Scicluna
Film