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Inside Screen Worlds: Warwick Thornton

Inside Screen Worlds: Warwick Thornton

Indigenous artist and filmmaker Warwick Thornton, best known for his debut feature film ‘Samson and Delilah’, is currently represented in no less than three areas at ACMI. Mike Childs, Visitor Services Officer, takes us on a tour.

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Lest We Forget

Lest We Forget

‘In Our Words’ is a digital storytelling project that has taken the ACMI team across Victoria to capture over 200 first-hand veterans’ accounts of time served in Europe, the Middle East, the Pacific, New Guinea and the home front. We catch up with ACMI’s Helen Simondson to find out more.

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A Year of Film at the Australian Mediatheque

A Year of Film at the Australian Mediatheque

We’ve chosen our top picks from the range of newsreels, shorts, features and television programs added to the Australian Mediatheque in 2011. What are yours?

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The Roaring Forties and modern Mansfield

The Roaring Forties and modern Mansfield

This spring in the Australian Mediatheque, we look at the contrasts of the 1940s, from war to high fashion, and take a trip to modern country Victoria.

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Mining the Mediatheque

Mining the Mediatheque

On the face of it, the Australian Mediatheque might seem a little forbidding, but more and more people are stepping over its threshold to discover a treasure chest of memories, both collective and personal.

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Art and soul

Art and soul

As we prepare to launch ‘Arthur and Corinne Cantrill: Light Years’, Curator Fiona Trigg gives us a behind-the-scenes look at this vibrant journal of Australian experimental film.

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