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2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages

The United Nations General Assembly has declared 2019 to be the International Year of Indigenous Languages.
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Starstruck: Betty Bryant

A look at Betty Bryant, once Australia’s most famed film ingénue, who features in the exhibition Starstruck: Australian Movie Portraits, now open on the Gold Coast.
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Introducing Lillian Roxon

Australian journalist Lillian Roxon was one of the first to take rock and punk music seriously.
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Australian Films and the Oscars

Australian films have been nominated in nearly every category at the Academy Awards.
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World Radio Day: Behind the Violence

The NFSA marks World Radio Day 2019 on 13 February by profiling the community radio series Behind the Violence.
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NFSA Stories: The Way We Live

Three siblings starred in a film. Forty years later, they watched themselves on screen for the first time.
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NFSA Restores: Eternity

The acclaimed 1994 documentary Eternity has been digitally restored 25 years after its release as part of the NFSA Restores program.
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NFSA Video Selfie Booth

The NFSA Video Selfie Booth is now open in the Front Room at Acton.
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Donald Bradman: film actor

Sir Donald Bradman is recognised internationally as one of the greatest cricketers of all time, but did you know he also briefly acted in a movie?
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Australia’s Great Strike Remembered

The NFSA is proud to announce that its reconstruction of the censored 1917 film The Great Strike has been inscribed in the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Register.
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Tennis in Australia

Our new Tennis curated collection features some of Australia's greatest stars of the sport.
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Jimmy Hannan: a winning smile

Vale Jimmy Hannan, who passed away on 7 January 2019, at the age of 84. We celebrate his life and work, and acknowledge his kind donation to the NFSA.
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Dogs vs Cats

This summer, the NFSA is celebrating our furry friends with our season of cool cat matinees and dog day afternoons!
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Dogs Versus Cats

This summer, the NFSA is celebrating our furry friends with our season of cool cat matinees and dog day afternoons!
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Aussie Summer BBQ

This summer, we're celebrating a great national tradition – the Aussie barbecue.
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Vale Anthony O’Grady

We pay tribute to rock journalist and NFSA Oral History interviewer, Anthony O'Grady.
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2018 at the NFSA

The NFSA collects tens of thousands of items every year. What were some of the highlights for 2018?
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Newscaf: Christmas lights

As part of our Newscaf series, we bring you some notable Christmas light displays, from Toowoomba to Tasmania.
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The Songs of Jack O’Hagan

This week marks 120 years since the birth of Australian singer-songwriter Jack O'Hagan, who wrote over 600 songs including 'Along The Road To Gundagai' and 'Our Don Bradman'.
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A Change In the Weather

As part of our Newscaf series, we’re taking a look at how weather reporting has changed on Australian television throughout the decades.
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