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Posts from the Film screenings category

In brief

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

MIFF: Premiere film festival

The long-running Melbourne International Film Festival is an annual launching pad for Australian films


60 Years of the Sydney Film Festival

Celebrating 60 years of Australian film at the Sydney Film Festival


Indigenous music breaks down barriers

Celebrating Indigenous music in the NFSA National Registry of Recorded Sound and for National Reconciliation Week 2013


Australia Day film screenings

Australia Day is the perfect time to discover, or revisit, classic Australian films


NFSA Honours Susanne Chauvel Carlsson

The NFSA is awarding Susanne Chauvel Carlsson the 2012 Ken G Hall Award for Film Preservation


Joys of the Women choir sings again

A special screening marks the documentary’s 20th anniversary


SAFC’s 40th anniversary

The SAFC’s arrival transformed Australian filmmaking


Bombs and bombshells: Number 96 is 40

It’s been four decades since Australian TV lost its virginity


Frontline Darwin

A special NFSA screening of The Overlanders marks the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Darwin


The Outback on Screen

Graham Shirley explores the powerful presence of the Australian outback on screen


Rediscovering Giorgio Mangiamele

Graham Shirley uncovers the work of an Australian filmmaker ahead of his time.


Dingo at Sydney Film Festival

The Sydney Film Festival screened a new print of Rolf de Heer’s Dingo for the film’s 20th anniversary.


The Marvellous Corricks

The Corrick Collection gives us a rare glimpse into the early days of cinema and the travelling film show


Shirley Barrett looks back on Love Serenade

'This film is nuts! What was I thinking? It is completely barking mad…’


Big Screen starstruck at Mildura

NFSA’s city slicker Brendan Smith is smitten by the night sky at Mildura.