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Oct 2017

Starstruck casting books

These 1930s Cinesound casting books form the heart of the NFSA and National Portrait Gallery collaborative exhibition, 'Starstruck: Australian Movie Portraits'.

Jennifer Coombes
Object
Photographs
Sep 2015

Damon Herriman

From a child actor in 'The Sullivans' to playing Dewey Crowe in 'Justified', Damon Herriman's oral history covers his long and varied acting career from the 1970s to now.

Bronwyn Murphy
Oral History
Aug 2015

Anne Louise Lambert interview

Anne Louise Lambert came to the NFSA for the 40th anniversary screening of Picnic at Hanging Rock on 7 August 2015. We spoke with her about the film's legacy, and the effect it had on her life.

Miguel Gonzalez
Documents
Film
Mar 2015

Oral History express

Watch recent Oral History interview subjects talk about their connection to the NFSA.

Miguel Gonzalez
Oral History
Dec 2014

2014 at the NFSA, Part 1

Tens of thousands of items are collected by the NFSA each year. What did we collect in 2014? Part 1 includes elephant heads, fake moustaches and the wild one.

Adam Blackshaw
Documents
Film
Object
Oral History
Posters
Sound
Mar 2011

Vale Esben Storm

NFSA Historian Graham Shirley remembers filmmaker and actor Esben Storm (1950–2011).

Graham Shirley
Film
Television
Jun 2010

NFSA connects with Aden Young

Director-producer Ian Darling and actor Aden Young discuss 'In the Company of Actors' with school students as part of a NFSA Connects videoconference. Watch videos from the event.

Imelda Cooney
Film
May 2010

NFSA Connects with Aden Young

NFSA Connects with actor Aden Young and film director Ian Darling.

Imelda Cooney
Film