31 Aug 2018 to 28 Sep 2018
Every Friday across the season of Heath Ledger: A Life In Pictures we present a discussion on the exhibition floor from NFSA curators and special guests.
Friday 31 August at 1pm
Camilla Blunden (NFSA) is a noted performer and director, and in this talk she shares her observations about Heath Ledger’s physicality and approach to performance across his film career.
Friday 7 September at 1pm
Anne MacKay from the NFSA’s award-winning education program talks about Heath Ledger’s 10 Things I Hate About You (1999) and adapting Shakespeare for contemporary audiences.
Friday 14 September at 1pm
Cris Kennedy (NFSA) talks about the design work the NFSA undertook to bring exhibitions back into its heritage spaces and the collaborations we drew on to display the collection.
Friday 21 September at 1pm
Stewart Burnside was Production Designer for Heath’s TV series, Roar (1992). He talks about his work on the series and the pieces he created for the show and loaned for the exhibition.
Friday 28 September at 1pm
Julia Russell from the NFSA team shares stories about her favourite items in the exhibition.
Photo: Karin Catt