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National Film and Sound Archive (Australia)

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Works: 731 works in 880 publications in 1 language and 3,211 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Discography  Directories  Conference proceedings  Pictorial works  Periodicals 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Australian jazz on record, 1925-80 by Jack Mitchell ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jedda by Charles Chauvel ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Aboriginal girl, brought up on a Northern Territory cattle station by a white woman, knowing nothing of her own culture or customs, is fascinated by Marbuck, a full-blooded Aboriginal, who forces her to return with him to his tribal lands with a party from the station in pursuit. Australia's first colour feature was filmed on location under difficult conditions in central Australia
Federation films by Chris Long ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes film of the Federation procession and signing of Federation documents, Sydney 1-1-1901; the Boer War Servicemen's Review, Centennial Park, Sydney, 3-1-1901; rare Boer War scenes, including sequences of Australian contingents; first opening of Federal Parliament, Melbourne, May 1901 and a brief history of the Limelight Department
The Barry McKenzie movies by Tony Moore ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fashion daze Australian style on the catwalk, 1910s-1970s ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A glimpse of Australia women's fashion and style from the early 1910s to the 1970s
Aotearoa and the sentimental strine : making films in Australia & New Zealand in the silent period ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the Kelly Gang ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the Kelly Gang is considered the first narrative feature film ever made. Filmed outside Melbourne when the Kelly legend was still fresh, it was believed lost for many years. The Australian National Film and Sound Archive and the BFI have restored parts of the original 1906 film to create an amazing package, which includes two commentaries on the national and worldwide significance of the film, alongside soundtacks and a variety of viewing modes
Film in South East Asia : views from the region : essays on film in ten South East Asia-Pacific countries ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skeletons in our closet when Australia was politically incorrect ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program has been compiled from Cinesound and Movietone Newsreel items, as well as advertising films from the 1930s to the 1960s. In the "enlightened" days of the 1990s, some of these shorts are funny, while others may be distasteful or absurd
Rabbit-proof fence by Larissa Behrendt ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Sentimental bloke ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a video of the original film which was released in 1919 by E.J. Carroll. The quality of the film varies, but, is generally good. C.J. Dennis appears in the opening sequences. Much of his verse, rich in period colloquialisms, survives in the intertitles. It is the simple love story of a Sydney larrikin and his girl and was filmed on location in the working class area of Woolloomooloo
Great Australian disasters of the 20th century ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mastered from the 35mm and 16mm film originals available, this video features graphic footage of accidents which have occurred as a result of human error and mechanical failure, as well as the natural disasters that struck us swiftly and without warning. Footage includes train collisions, shipwrecks, aviation crashes, bridge collapses, mine explosions, bushfires, droughts, floods, earthquakes, cyclones, and the work of emergency service organizations
Forty thousand horsemen ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatises the exploits of the Australian Light Horse in Palestine during World War I
National registry of audiovisual collections ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Weir short film collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 to go : Michael: Part of a trilogy concerning the problems of young people in Australia. Michael has to make decisions in the complex but permissive world of the early 70s. His friends have followed social norm and taken the straight and narrow path of conformity and Michael has followed. But he knows that another subculture of morality and social standards exists. He explores this world to discover where he fits in to this 'new world' of thought
The Dreaming reels Aboriginal images on Australian silent films, 1898-1937 ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows a selection of scenes from various ethnographic, documentary and narrative features, as well as a docu-drama and a documentary presented in full, depicting images of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
Our selection on: writings on cinemas' histories : selected papers from the 7th Australian History and Film Conference, National Film and Sound Archive and ANU, Canberra, 20 November-2 December 1995 by Australian History and Film Conference ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bail up! the bushranger on Australia's silent screen (1906-1928) ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of fragments and scenes from the only known surviving silent titles of Australia's bushranger films
For the term of his natural life (1927) ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most expensive of all Australian films, this is an epic of the early convict settlement in Tasmania
Sons of Matthew ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An epic story of pioneer life tracing the struggles of three generations of settlers with the five sons of Matthew and Jane O'Riordan finally establishing a foothold on the wild Lamington Plateau. A good deal of the film was shot on location in Queensland under very difficult physical conditions which extended shooting well beyond schedule. The film took eighteen months to complete. It was a commercial success, particularly in Australia, and is widely regarded as Chauvel's finest film
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity National Screen and Sound Archive (Australia)

controlled identity ScreenSound Australia

Australia. National Film and Sound Archive
Australian Film Commission. National Film and Sound Archive
Australian National Film and Sound Archive
Film and Sound Archive Australia
N.F.S.A.
National Film & Sound Archive (Australia)
National Film and Sound Archive
National Film and Sound Archive of Australia
NFSA
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