Firsts for women as captured by our Television News and Current Affairs Program (Newscaf).
These Cinesound casting books are a record of starstruck hopefuls, dreaming of making it big in the film industry.
Remembering one of Australia's greatest rock'n'roll voices of the 1960s and '70s.
Restoring 'The Cheaters', a 1929 silent film by the pioneering McDonagh sisters.
Berlei cinema and television advertisements and educational glass slides from the 1920s to the 1960s offer a window onto Australian fashion and social mores.
Go behind-the-scenes at the circus with rare home movie footage of Australia's Con Colleano, the world-famous 'Wizard of the Wire'.
The second part of our celebration of Caddie's 40th anniversary, focusing on the feminist legacy of the film.
This year marks the 40th anniversary of the release of Caddie, a breakthrough feature of the Australian film revival of the 1970s.
Film Preservation Officer Paul Heslin went to George Eastman Museum in New York, and was fascinated by the restoration of Tod Browning's Drifting.
Just another day at the races: Charlie Chaplin lookalikes and a Bathing Beauty competition from 1921.
Discover the history of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, through these items from the NFSA collection.
Discover the history of Darwin, Northern Territory through these items from the NFSA collection.
Library Officer Kerryn Poynter helped a client discover the identity of a silent-era actress she saw ... on the wall of a Tasmanian pub.
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