Sound archivist Tessa Elieff reports from a ceremony of appreciation for WA field sound recordist John Hutchinson that took place during Reconciliation Week.
Ahead of a special screening for the centenary of Australian animation, Film curator Sally Jackson takes a fresh look at Australia’s first animated feature, Eric Porter’s Marco Polo Junior Versus The Red Dragon.
Muriel’s Wedding producer Lynda House talks about her journey with the film, from reading the first script treatment to celebrating its cultural impact 20 years on.
Pat Easterbrook, Positive Ageing Officer at the Alpine Shire in Victoria, tells how a group of older people stepped inside some of Australia’s best-loved movies for a day.
The NFSA has restored the only surviving and complete episode of Network Ten’s Go!! show, from 1966. Broadcast curator Simon Smith rediscovers a 1960s Australian music television classic.
Highlights from last month’s Beyond Bytes workshop hosted by the NFSA and featuring a panel of international guests from the forefront of new archive business models and processes.
Josh Farmelo is the winner of the 2015 NFSA-ACS John Leake OAM ACS Award for an Emerging Cinematographer.
Robert Waterfall explains how the NFSA protects the collection from threats posed by water, fire and natural disasters.
Documents and artefacts curator Jenny Gall looks at a sheet music collection recently donated to the NFSA, and what it reveals about home-front life during the First World War.