National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA), Canberra

2.9
Housed in a grand structure, National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) catalogues Australian film and sound productions, which in turn chronicle much of the country's history. While much of the footage is stored in environmentally controlled vaults, a huge amount is on display. Be sure to check the schedule for screenings throughout the week at Arc Cinema. Work out when and for how long to visit National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) and other Canberra attractions using our handy Canberra trip planner.
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  • We viewed a number of old archival films including promotional films of Melbourne Sydney and Perth and the Australian Wool Industry. The Dressmaker Costume exhibition was great, particularly the film ...  more »
  • Absolutely loved this exhibition . Beautifully set out - really enjoyed the interviews with the costume designer and director . Shame there’s nothing else to see there .  more »
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  • Heath Ledger exhibition is excellent. Sad to see such a talented individual leave us. Amazing to think what he could have achieved. Well set up , beautiful photographs, costumes and the motorbikes...... a well told story
  • We expected much more. The receptionist seemed quite lazy and uninterested. Didn't offer us any good guidance what was available. Your basically on your own. Don't forget to check out the very nice theatres on the right side of the building. Seemed the only attraction was the Heath Ledger exhibition, which was well done. We expected to see much more, like displays of all the well known Aussie movie stars and music groups, famous worldwide. Surprisingly there was none of that.

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