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Aug 2010

‘Mama don’t take my Kodachrome away’

The last roll of 35mm Kodachrome film is ready to be processed.

Dominic Case
Film
Jul 2010

Museums and Restitution

I recently presented a paper at the International Conference on Museums and Restitution hosted by the Manchester Museum, UK.

Sophia Sambono
Jun 2010

Researching post-war fashion

The NFSA recently hosted intern Laura Clarke, who identified NFSA collection items for the view-on-demand system at the Australian Mediatheque.

Martin Ford
Film

NFSA connects with Aden Young

Director-producer Ian Darling and actor Aden Young discuss 'In the Company of Actors' with school students as part of a NFSA Connects videoconference. Watch videos from the event.

Imelda Cooney
Film

Sydney Film Festival 2010

New 35mm prints of 'Love Serenade' and 'The Last Days of Chez Nous' screened at the Sydney Film Festival.

Tara Marynowsky
Film

Digitisation in New York

As part of an international exchange, Darren Weinert from the NFSA visits the International Centre of Photography in New York.

Darren Weinert
Photographs

Testing photographic material

Testing photographic material of all types, for all types of stability issues.

Darren Weinert
Photographs
May 2010

Captain Thunderbolt

'Wake in Fright', 'The Sentimental Bloke' and 'The Story of the Kelly Gang' - now comes another important discovery in Australia's search for 'lost' films.

Graham Shirley
Film

Library of Congress: film preparation

Carol Galbraith, the motion picture laboratory specialist in film inspection at the Library of Congress, takes Darren Weinert on a tour of the film preparation area.

Darren Weinert
Film

Library of Congress

Darren Weinert visited the Library of Congress as part of his George Eastman House Exchange.

Darren Weinert
Film