News in collection
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...
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...
Wednesday 21 September 2016
EYE’s new Collection Centre has been opened by Dutch Culture Minister Jet Bussemaker on Friday 16 September. This state-of-the-art storehouse with ideal storage and preservation conditions in North Amsterdam provides a safe and permanent...
Friday 1 July 2016
More than two hundred films from the collection of cinema exhibitor and film pioneer Jean Desmet can now be viewed on EYE’s YouTube channel. The Desmet collection in EYE was entered in UNESCO’s Memory of the World Register in 2011. The selection...