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The granddaughter of actress Diana Du Cane contacted us after seeing her in the Starstruck exhibition Cinesound casting books.
We've restored three silent films starring Snowy Baker - Australian Olympian, filmmaker and trainer of Hollywood stars.
On the centenary of the 'Great Strike', which started on 2 August 1917, we've reconstructed a censored film which hasn't been seen in 100 years.
Is traffic congestion in Sydney a modern phenomenon? We look at some traffic mayhem from the 1920s.
The Sydney Harbour Bridge opened 85 years ago and Cinesound Productions' newsreel secured the scoop of a lifetime.
The new NFSA documentary Steam on the Harbour showcases Darling Harbour as a busy railway goods yard, long before it became a Sydney tourist destination.
In offering my congratulations to the Sydney: City of Film management committee for their successful bid, I would also like to reflect for a moment on why Sydney so richly deserves this honour.
The discovery of two films made in Australia by frères Lumière representative Marius Sestier in 1896 includes Australia’s earliest surviving film.
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