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Apr 2016

Staff Profile: Bronwyn Murphy

Bronwyn Murphy talks to Emily George about working as a sound editor on Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002), The Sapphires(2012) and Mabo: Life of an Island Man(1997).

Emily George
Film
Oral History
Sound
Mar 2016

International Women's Day

Highlighting the achievements of nine Australian leaders for International Women's Day on 8 March.

Stephen Groenewegen
Film
Oral History
Photographs
Radio
Television

Staff Profile: Maryanne Doyle

Radio Archivist Maryanne Doyle speaks with Emily George about her days in improvisational theatre, her time at Gorman House and what she loves about working with the NFSA radio collection.

Emily George
Oral History
Radio
Sound
Feb 2016

Return to Hanging Rock

Clips from a Q&A with actress Anne Louise Lambert (Miranda), plus more outtakes from our 'Picnic at Hanging Rock' online exhibition, '40 Years of Mystery'.

Stephen Groenewegen
Film
Oral History

Radio saves lives

On this World Radio Day 2016 we look at an Australian example of the lifesaving and community-building power of radio from the Black Saturday bushfires in Victoria in 2009.

Beth Taylor
Oral History
Photographs
Radio
Sound
Nov 2015

Preserving 'The Dismissal' footage

Forty years after the dismissal of the Whitlam Government, we look at the NFSA's digital preservation of the surviving original news footage.

Bronwyn Barnett
Oral History
Television

The Dismissal

On the 40th anniversary of the Governor-General's dismissal of the Whitlam Government, we look at the unfolding events of the day from the perspective of two camera operators who filmed them.

Bronwyn Barnett
Oral History
Television
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

Famous faces at the NFSA: Part 2

Lisa Wilkinson, Don Walker, Steve Liebmann and Chris Haywood recently visited the NFSA. Watch the interviews here.

Miguel Gonzalez
Oral History
Television

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