In 1929, Hoyts took the latest 'talking pictures' technology on tour to regional Australia.
Discover the stories behind some of Australia's beloved – and also lesser-known – national treasures.
With the news of the passing of Don Burrows, Australia has lost a giant and pioneer of modern Australian jazz.
Australia’s earliest surviving sound-on-film films are of the Duke of York, soon to be King George VI.
Visitors to the NFSA’s headquarters in Canberra will confront an intriguing element of recent Australian broadcasting history.
Bernie Carson is a 19-year-old performer from Harrisville in regional Queensland who will be singing at Cooee Cabaret in Boonah.
The switchover to digital technology in sound recording and television.
Old school hip hop sampling techniques presenting even older school responsibility for the future we are creating.
The National Film and Sound Archive extends its congratulations to the following appointments as Members of the Order of Australia in the Australia Day 2011 Honours List.
Special glasses, expensive televisions - there is no way that 3D technology will last. Or will it?
As Queensland and Western Australian towns are devastated by massive floods, efforts will need to be made to save precious film and other audiovisual treasures.
Just about every craze, fad and fashion in popular music has generated a recording of Waltzing Matilda.
The change to digital cinemas is rapidly gathering speed. How will film prints be screened in the future?
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