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Sep 2010

John Marsden at Big Screen

John Marsden attends Big Screen at Nambucca Heads.

By John Marsden / 10 Sep 2010
Film

Cooee Cabaret returns

The Cooee Cabaret is the NFSA's new live show based on the Sounds of Australia registry.

By Brendan Smith / 7 Sep 2010
Sound
Aug 2010

Reflections on Gillian Armstrong

Graham Shirley reflects on Gillian Armstrong’s career ahead of retrospective screenings of two of her films at the NFSA.

By Graham Shirley / 13 Aug 2010
Film

Salon Lumière at MIFF

The earliest surviving film shot in Australia screens at the Melbourne International Film Festival.

By Sally Jackson / 11 Aug 2010
Film

Gillian Armstrong

Director Gillian Armstrong writes about a 2010 screening at the NFSA of a new preservation print of her 1992 film 'The Last Days of Chez Nous'.

By Gillian Armstrong / 9 Aug 2010
Film

‘Mama don’t take my Kodachrome away’

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

By Dominic Case / 6 Aug 2010
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.

By Sophia Sambono / 15 Jul 2010
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.

By Martin Ford / 29 Jun 2010
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.

By Imelda Cooney / 21 Jun 2010
Film

Sydney Film Festival 2010

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

By Tara Marynowsky / 19 Jun 2010
Film