NFSA blog entries for August 2012

Richard Moir: introduction to In Search of Anna and The Bridge at Midnight Trembles

A recent special guest at Arc cinema was actor Richard Moir, introducing Arc’s Saturday 18 August screenings of the late Esben Storm’s films In Search of Anna and The Bridge at Midnight Trembles. To honour his friend, Richard prepared an introduction that was read by the Canberra poet and academic Geoff Page, and is reproduced here in its entirety.

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ICA Congress: Practical Approaches to AV Archiving

NFSA’s Head of Preservation and Technical Services, Rod Butler, reports from the International Council on Archives Congress in Brisbane.

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ICA Congress day three: NFSA day

NFSA CEO Michael Loebenstein reports from day three of the International Council on Archives Congress in Brisbane.

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International Council on Archives Congress: day one

NFSA CEO Michael Loebenstein reports from the International Council on Archives Congress in Brisbane.

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A Far North Queensland time capsule

See the tropical beauty of Far North Queensland in these films from the NFSA collection, dating from 1899 to 2005.

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Don’t kick the bucket until you have seen these great Australian adaptations

What are the must-see Australian adaptation films? We asked NFSA staff to nominate their favourites and have compiled some lists for you to get through. There are clips available for several titles and you can also purchase many of these classics from the NFSA Shop.

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Poetry: alive and kicking

West Australian performance poet Kate Wilson discovered the world of performance poetry on YouTube, and now she’s added her poetic voice to the global conversation.

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The QUEST for a connected future

The NFSA ventured to sunny Cairns for the 2012 Queensland Education, Science and Technology Network (QUESTnet) conference.

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