News in collection
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...
Thursday 30 June 2016
EYE director Sandra den Hamer and a fair number of her co-workers are currently in Bologna, where Den Hamer will offer a presentation on the new Collection Centre for the 72nd congress of the International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF)....
Tuesday 24 November 2015
Unique footage has recently turned up in EYE’s collection of Bewogen beweging (Moving Movement), the legendary exhibition organized by the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam in 1961. The colour footage was made by Dutch filmmaker and visual artist Louis...
Wednesday 28 October 2015
The Museum of Modern Art in New York (MoMA) has invited EYE to compile two special film programmes for the annual MoMA Festival of Preservation. To Save and Project is an international film festival showcasing recently preserved and restored film...
Tuesday 27 October 2015
The six American silent-era films that were protected at EYE Filmmuseum in Amsterdam and have been preserved through a collaborative project organized by the San Francisco–based National Film Preservation Foundation (NFPF) premiere online today....