Media releases

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Cooee Cabaret's first time in Tasmania

For the first time in Tasmania: Cooee Cabaret – the Sounds of Australia live on stage!

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Wizards, puppets and the Pope

Summer at the National Film and Sound Archive’s Arc cinema brings a whole range of movie pleasures, new and old, indoors in the Arc cinema and outdoors in the NFSA’s courtyard cinema.

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Sensational summer fun

Sensational summer fun at the National Film and Sound Archive. Enquiries and bookings – phone 6248 2000

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Sigrid Thornton presents 'An Australian Actor’s Perspective on the Industry'

On 28 November in Melbourne Sigrid Thornton will deliver the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia’s (NFSA) ninth Longford Lyell Lecture, offering her insight into the ever-changing Australian film and television industry.

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Best Films of CIFF 2011

The votes are in, with record-breaking audiences at this year’s Canberra International Film Festival voting for their favourite films.

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Off and running at Arc

The NFSA’s November/December Arc cinema program launches tonight with the opening of the 15th Japanese Film Festival, and a FREE screening of the new heartwarming drama Railways (u/c 15+), courtesy of the Embassy of Japan.

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Japan returns to Canberra

The 15th Japanese Film Festival returns to Canberra and Arc Cinema in 2011 with a broad showcase of new, best and wildest films from Japan.

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Tim Flannery to give ANU Reconciliation Lecture

The lessons that the world’s oldest continuing cultures can teach us about reconciliation in an era of globalisation are the subject of the annual ANU Reconciliation Lecture to be given by Professor Tim Flannery tomorrow.

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David Hannay honoured with Film Preservation Award

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia honours David Hannay with the Ken G Hall Film Preservation Award.

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Melbourne Cup photo finish

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia is proud to present the race that stopped the nation … 114 years ago!

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