Monday 6 February 2017
From 14 February the exterior of EYE’s building will act as a podium for Soil in my Pocket: two related film essays about the longings and dreams of migrants of the past. The poetic installation, which contains film material drawn from EYE’s collection, was created by Ellert Haitjema and Judith Quax and has texts by Miek Zwamborn. Soil in my Pocket, from 14 February - 7 March. Note for the...
Wednesday 11 January 2017
On Wednesday 18 January 2017 at 4 PM, EYE Filmmuseum presents the latest film by cultural theorist and critic Mieke Bal. Reasonable Doubt (2016) is an experiment to audio-visualise ‘thought’. Mixing docu-drama with theoretical fiction, the project...
Monday 2 January 2017
Desmet Collection draws international attention, presentations in Washington, New York and San Francisco
From January 14 through 22, the National Gallery of Art in Washington presents six programs with films from the Jean Desmet Collection. EYE curator Elif Rongen (Early Cinema/Silent Film) will give an introduction to the first three programs (Up in...
Tuesday 6 December 2016
Restored Dutch experimental films from the EYE collection will receive international attention at the Belgrade Alternative Film/Video festival, running from the 7th until the 11th of December. EYE curator Simona MonizzaI will present a program...
Tuesday 25 October 2016
Professor Giovanna Fossati, chief curator at EYE Filmmuseum, will officially accept the position of Chair in Film Heritage and Digital Film Culture with her inaugural lecture, entitled Film Heritage Beyond the Digital Turn, on Friday 28 October at...
Friday 21 October 2016
EYE has a brand new Collection Centre. Are you curious about what happens there? This is your chance to find out. On the UNESCO World Audiovisual Heritage Day, EYE will show you everything that’s involved in preserving and restoring the fragile...