• Thursday 12 September 2019

    Second Eye & Haghefilm Digitaal Film Restoration Traineeship has begun

    The second joint Film Restoration Traineeship Programme between Eye Filmmuseum and Haghefilm Digitaal has started. Li-Chen Kuo has been selected as this year’s trainee. The traineeship is a seven-month paid position and consists of two phases. In the first four months of the training programme, the trainee learns to work under the guidance of experienced curators, restorers, scanning operators,...


  • Wednesday 21 August 2019

    Eye in Buenos Aires: book presentation and masterclass

    Ten years ago, From Grain to Pixel. The Archival Life of Film in Transition by Eye’s Chief Curator and UvA Professor Giovanna Fossati was published, a book that became a standard reference in the world of film archiving and restoration. The...

  • Friday 17 May 2019

    Lost film by pioneer Lois Weber to premiere at Eye International Conference

    The short film The Twins has been preserved as part of the Desmet collection at Eye Filmmuseum for decades, but has only recently been identified as one of the lost films from the oeuvre of Lois Weber, the first female American director, producer...

  • Monday 8 April 2019
    Ingrid van Engelshoven, Meriem Bennani en Sandra den Hamer

    Meriem Bennani wins the Eye Art & Film Prize 2019

    On Thursday 4 April, during the annual Gala at Eye Filmmuseum in Amsterdam, Meriem Bennani was announced the winner of the Eye Art & Film Prize 2019 by the Dutch Minister of Culture Ingrid van Engelshoven. The award comes with a GBP 25,000...

  • Friday 7 December 2018

    New Eye Artist and Scholar-in-Residence programme presented

    Following a long tradition of previous collaborations with renowned artists and academics Eye presents the 2018/2019 edition of the Eye Artist and Scholar-in-Residence programme. This programme which was first introduced in 2017 is by invitation...

  • Wednesday 10 October 2018

    Film Literacy Seminar: Exploring Visual Culture

    This October Cinekid, ECFA, Eye and FLICK are hosting the Film Literacy Seminar: Exploring Visual Culture in Amsterdam. The industry event is organised on Tuesday October 23rd. You can view the day's programme here. Film offers a wealth of...