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NFSA Films on YouTube

Watch archival films from the NFSA collection on the NFSA Films channel on YouTube.

Arc cinema highlights

Australian films screen regularly at Arc cinema at the NFSA. Latest program.

ASO on Twitter

Follow @australiascreen on Twitter for all the latest Australian film industry news.

Restoring the Road

NFSA digital restoration of Wrong Side of the Road to premiere at Sydney Film Festival.

Winner's Wish

Wish You Were Here wins five Film Critics’ Circle of Australia awards. Winners

Logie Awards 2013

Nominations for the 2013 Logie Awards have been announced. TV Tonight

Titles at Tribeca

The Rocket and Red Obsession both competing at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival. Indiewire

Berlinale bonanza

Aus films The Rocket, Satellite Boy and The Amber Amulet win prizes at the Berlinale. Details

ACMI's perspective

ACMI’s upcoming Australian Perspectives features David Hannay and Bruce Petty. Details

New Trop crop

Tropfest announces its finalists for 2013 (YouTube).

Sapphires shine at AACTAs

The Sapphires is the big winner at the 2013 AACTA Awards. Details

RIP Pat Lovell

Patricia Lovell has died. Obituary

Berlinale goes NATIVe

Beneath Clouds, Samson and Delilah, Ten Canoes, Green Bush among the films screening as part of Berlinale’s NATIVe program.

Whole nine Yards

Yardbird wins Best Australian Short Film at Flickerfest. Full winners list

RIP Bille Brown

Actor Bille Brown has died. Obituary

Ozcars 2013

Congratulations to this year’s Oscar nominees, including Australians Hugh Jackman, Naomi Watts, Jacki Weaver and makeup artist Rick Findlater. Full list

Satellite in Seattle

Satellite Boy and Lore are screening in Women in Cinema at the Seattle International Film Festival. Details

QueerScreen goes Head On

15th birthday screening of Head On will take place during 20th Mardi Gras Film Festival.

Satellite & Rocket to Berlin

Satellite Boy and The Rocket selected to screen at Berlinale. Details

RIP Koko

The star of Red Dog has died. Details

Most popular films on ASO

What are the most consistently popular feature films on ASO?

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Australian Ethnographic Film

Once the subject of ethnographic films, Indigenous Australians are now the filmmakers

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Everyone’s a winner

Buzzers at the ready as we remember Aussie game shows from the 1980s to now

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The Spirit of Gallipoli

A 1915 re-creation of the Gallipoli landings survives because of an amateur dramatic feature

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When the country comes to town

How have agricultural shows appeared on film?

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65 Years of Australian film comedy

Paul Byrnes on the evolution of Australian film comedy from the silent era to the 1980s

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The pioneering McDonagh Sisters

Graham Shirley profiles the filmmaking career of the McDonagh Sisters for International Women’s Day

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All eyes on Cate

Cate Blanchett becomes the first Australian to win two acting Oscars

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Young hearts

We bask in the beauty and tragedy of 'Love’s young dream’ this Valentine’s Day

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Prisons on film

From a penal colony’s early lawbreakers to modern gaols and detention centres

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Frank Hurley: photographer, filmmaker

Paul Byrnes profiles the Antarctic adventurer, war photographer and filmmaker

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An Aussie Christmas

Parties, puppets, presents and parades – Christmas in Australia in the 1920s

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Let’s hit the beach

A look at beach and surf culture from 1913 to 2005

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Flashback: 50 years ago

What were Australian filmmakers putting on screen in 1963?

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Aussie TV Comedy Stars

For World Television Day we’re taking a look back at a golden era of Australian TV sketch comedy

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Jan Chapman: peerless producer

Her body of work is among the most distinguished of any Australian producer

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Sydney Opera House turns 40

The architectural marvel celebrates its 40th anniversary

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Celebrating Home Movie Day

Not much has changed when it comes to kids’ birthday parties, as these early home movies prove

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Robert Connolly: maverick filmmaker

Robert Connolly, director of The Boys, The Bank and Balibo, talks with Paul Byrnes about his career

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Jane Campion: bright stars

The unforgettable heroines of Jane Campion’s films

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