Special¬†thanks also to Ray Edmondson OAM, former Deputy Director and present Curator Emeritus of the NFSA, whose PhD thesis National Film and Sound Archive: the quest for identity was a significant¬†resource. Colin Pitson, the NFSA’s first Director, also provided valuable information about the NFSA’s early years. Opening night footage courtesy of Southern Cross Austereo.

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