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Aug 2016

Filming Gallipoli

On the anniversary of the release of 'Gallipoli' in August 1981, we share this appearance of director Peter Weir and actors Mel Gibson and David Argue on the popular The Mike Walsh Show.

Stephen Groenewegen
Film
Television
Sep 2015

Canberra time capsule

Discover the history of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, through these items from the NFSA collection.

Adam Blackshaw
Film
Radio
Sound
Television
May 2013

Shooting 'Demonstrator', 1970

Behind-the-scenes glimpses of a film shot in Canberra in the forefront of the Australian film revival of the 1970s.

Bronwyn Barnett
Television
Apr 2013

100 years of Film Australia

A chronology of Film Australia - preserving and providing access to the nation’s documentary record for 100 years.

Graham Shirley
Film
Sound
Television
Feb 2012

The Art of Screenwriting

Some of our most notable screenwriters talk about their craft.

Ken Berryman
Film
Oral History
Television
Dec 2011

Inaugural AACTA Awards, 2011

Nominees have been announced for the inaugural AACTA Awards.

Miguel Gonzalez
Film
Television
Oct 2011

Happy 100th, Mr Hinde!

Much-loved Australian film critic John Hinde would have turned 100 today. NFSA Library manager Jan Thurling celebrates the radio and TV personality on his anniversary.

Jan Thurling
Film
Television