• Wednesday 30 September 2020

    Eye is open!

    Welcome to Eye! About twenty films are screened in our cinemas every day. The exhibition and the Panorama (our permanent presentation space) are also open. There are, however, some adjustments. The restaurant is closed. For example, 30 people can watch a film at the same time and the exhibition has time slots. You can buy your film and exhibition ticket (with start time) online in advance. The...


  • Monday 25 May 2020

    The 12th Orphan Film Symposium on Water, Climate, and Migration Online

    The 12th Orphan Film Symposium on Water, Climate, and Migration originally to be held in conjunction with the 6th Eye International Conference at Eye Filmmuseum, transformed into an all-online edition due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The symposium...

  • Friday 20 March 2020
    Kahlil Joseph

    Kahlil Joseph winner of the Eye Art & Film Prize 2020

    Kahlil Joseph has been named the winner of the Eye Art & Film Prize 2020. His work is at the interface between cinema, visual arts and music. With the Eye Art & Film Prize of £25,000, Joseph can create new work.

  • Monday 9 March 2020

    VR Traveling While Black postponed

    Due to the coronavirus, the virtual reality experience Traveling While Black by Roger Ross Williams has been postponed until further notice. The VR installation is part of the Black Light film programme, which runs until 15 April. Eye Filmmuseum...

  • Tuesday 3 March 2020

    Public lecture series This is Film! on recycling, re-using and remixing archival film

    This is Film! Film Heritage in Practice is an annual public lecture series with international guest speakers and remarkable archival footage. Together with invited guests, each of the six sessions will touch upon different forms of creative...

  • Monday 27 January 2020

    In memoriam: Paul Spehr and Eileen Bowser

    Last month the international film archive community lost two deeply respected colleagues: Paul Spehr (1931–2019) and Eileen Bowser (1928–2019). Paul Spehr On Friday 20 December 2019 the film archivist and early film expert Paul Spehr died, after a...