NFSA Restores is an exciting program that seeks to digitise, restore and preserve Australian films so they can be seen in today’s digital cinemas.
The new NFSA digital restoration of Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom has been selected to screen at the 75th Cannes Film Festival in May 2022.
In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan in 2016, the NFSA completed a digital restoration of The Odd Angry Shot.
The film Floating Life, by Macau-born director Clara Law, reflects on the Asian migrant experience in Australia in the early 1990s.
Listen to a Q&A with composer Paul Mac about writing a new score for the NFSA Restores digital restoration of The Sentimental Bloke.
Danny (Noah Taylor) meets Thandiwe (Thandiwe Newton) at a football match - which he refers to as 'a mating ritual'. Nicole Kidman and Naomi Watts also feature in this clip.
The Corrick Collection of films has now been digitised and is once again able to be shared with audiences.
Award-winning film Australia Daze, which documented the bicentenary of European settlement in Australia, has been digitally restored by the NFSA and will screen in cinemas across the count
For the documentary Australia Daze, 28 film crews captured Australia's bicentennial celebrations over 24 hours across the country on 26 January 1988.
Restoring 'The Cheaters', a 1929 silent film by the pioneering McDonagh sisters.