NFSA Restores: The Coolbaroo Club
Can you help us identify these Sydney locations from landmark 1920s films made by the McDonagh sisters?
This rare home movie footage from 1939 features the Australian rugby union team en route to the UK – and a tour that would never take place due to the outbreak of war.
The NFSA has identified rare footage of the 1920–21 Ashes Test series at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Samuel François-Steininger has colourised footage from the NFSA collection of the last Tasmanian Tiger in captivity.
The NFSA's Teilo Nicholls discovered a recording in the collection featuring the voice of his great uncle – a well-known explorer in Papua New Guinea in the 1930s.
Restoring 'The Cheaters', a 1929 silent film by the pioneering McDonagh sisters.