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Deep Dive: Ella

Ella Havelka, the first Indigenous dancer with the Australian Ballet, discusses the documentary Ella with director Douglas Watkin and the NFSA's Karina Libbey.
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Tracey Moffatt

The NFSA highlights the work of Tracey Moffatt, the groundbreaking contemporary artist and filmmaker.
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Tracey Moffatt

The NFSA highlights the work of Tracey Moffatt. The groundbreaking Indigenous artist and filmmaker features in our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Artists curated collection.
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Albert Namatjira

Johnny Milner looks at influential Arrernte artist, Albert Namatjira and how he used his art as a vehicle for political reform.
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Deep Dive: Ian Darling on The Final Quarter

Director Ian Darling, ex-footballer Michael O’Loughlin, and AFL Inclusion and Social Policy Manager Tanya Hosch discuss the Adam Goodes documentary The Final Quarter and racism in sport.
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Deep Dive: The Final Quarter

Director Ian Darling, ex-footballer Michael O’Loughlin, and AFL Inclusion and Social Policy Manager Tanya Hosch discuss the Adam Goodes documentary The Final Quarter and racism in sport with ABC's Fran Kelly
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Mad Max 2 and 3: Costumes

Costume designer Norma Moriceau drew on her background in the London punk scene when creating iconic costumes for Mad Max 2 and Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome.
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National Reconciliation Week

Discover four inspiring Australian Biography life stories for National Reconciliation Week 2020.
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Reconciliation Walk: 20 Years

To coincide with National Reconciliation Week 2020, we look back at the Walk for Reconciliation across the Sydney Harbour Bridge, which took place 20 years ago on 28 May 2000. 
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Reconciliation Walk: 20 Years

To coincide with Reconciliation Week 2020, we look back at the Walk for Reconciliation across the Sydney Harbour Bridge, which took place 20 years ago on 28 May 2000. 
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Mad Max Movies: Stunts

The insane, death-defying sequences, performed by talented stunt performers, are a huge part of the appeal of the Mad Max films.
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Deep Dive: Powderfinger’s Internationalist

Powderfinger's Bernard Fanning and producer Nick DiDia talk with the NFSA's Sam Dignand about the making of the band’s iconic album, Internationalist.
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Last Tasmanian Tiger

The NFSA has digitised in 4K a 21-second newsreel clip from 1935 featuring the last-known images of the extinct thylacine.
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Mad Max Music

Johnny Milner takes a closer listen to the soundscape of Mad Max and Mad Max 2, highlighting the film scores of composer Brian May.
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Deep Dive: Richard Lowenstein in conversation

Richard Lowenstein and film editor Tayler Martin discuss the making of Mystify: Michael Hutchence, the music of INXS, and the life of Michael Hutchence.
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Mad Max: George Miller

Director George Miller talks about making the first Mad Max film, released in US cinemas 40 years ago this month.
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Deep Dive: Jocelyn Moorhouse in Conversation

We bring you a recording of our conversation with Jocelyn Moorhouse when she visited the NFSA in 2019 to discuss her book, 'Unconditional Love: A Memoir of Filmmaking and Motherhood'.
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Deep Dive: David Stratton in Conversation

We bring you a recording of our conversation with David Stratton when he visited the NFSA in Canberra last year to discuss the release of his book, 101 Marvellous Movies You May Have Missed.
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Trams and Melbourne streets

Take a step back in time and discover the charm of Melbourne more than a century ago.
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Australia’s first Oscar

The first Academy Award ever won by an Australian is in the NFSA collection.
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