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Sep 2017

Cinema Art poster collection

Cinema Art Films brought many notable foreign productions to Australia between 1927 and 1932. We've acquired original posters for a selection of their releases.

Beck Martin
Posters
Sep 2016

Malcolm turns 30

This year marks the 30th Anniversary of the beloved Australian comedy Malcolm.

Adam Blackshaw
Film
Oral History
Photographs
Posters
Jul 2016

A Town Like Alice

A Town Like Alice premiered in Australia on 24 July 1956 and celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2016.

Adam Blackshaw
Film
Posters
Jun 2016

Polish film posters

Some of the most striking film posters in the NFSA collection originate from Poland.

Stephen Groenewegen
Documents
Film
Posters

International film posters

The NFSA has been collecting local and international posters of Australian feature films for many years.

Belinda Hunt
Posters
May 2016

Authentic B-grade

In association with the St Kilda Film Festival, the NFSA presents a comedy double bill of two short films from the late 1970s.

Heather Gill
Film
Photographs
Posters

Con Colleano

Go behind-the-scenes at the circus with rare home movie footage of Australia's Con Colleano, the world-famous 'Wizard of the Wire'.

Tara Marynowsky
Film
Photographs
Posters

Caddie turns 40

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the release of Caddie, a breakthrough feature of the Australian film revival of the 1970s.

Adam Blackshaw
Film
Oral History
Photographs
Posters
Apr 2016

Selling Mick Dundee

Crocodile Dundee was a huge international hit. How was it marketed in different countries?

Beth Taylor
Film
Photographs
Posters
Mar 2016

Newcastle time capsule

There's more to Newcastle than coal mining and steel.

Adam Blackshaw
Film
Posters
Sound
Television