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Anzac Day 2019

From Gallipoli to the home front, our website features many sights and sounds of the First World War.
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Carriberrie

Carriberrie is a breathtaking virtual reality journey of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander dance, across stunning Australian landscapes.
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The Dressmaker Costume Exhibition

See a spectacular range of haute couture costumes worn by the stars of The Dressmaker, on show at the NFSA in Canberra from 18 April.
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The Dressmaker Costume Exhibition

See a spectacular range of haute couture costumes worn by the stars of The Dressmaker, on show at the NFSA in Canberra from 18 April.
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NFSA Stories: Quiz Kids

An Ancient History professor explored her own past when she watched an episode of a quiz show she'd participated in as a child.
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The Heidelberg Golf Club

The Heidelberg Golf Club in Melbourne recently donated to the NFSA a film from the 1920s showing the club and its surrounds at the time of its formation.
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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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