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Monday 25 May 2020
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 dates have shifted to 26, 27, 28 and 29 May, 2020. Online experiment Many of the 60 originally scheduled presenters agreed to experiment with an online...
Tuesday 3 March 2020
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...
Tuesday 10 December 2019
Professor Thomas Elsaesser passed away unexpectedly on 4 December in Beijing. Elsaesser was the founder of the first Film and Television Studies programme at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). Eye looks back with great affection to its association...
Thursday 12 September 2019
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...
Wednesday 21 August 2019
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 7 December 2018
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...