News in general
Thursday 6 April 2017
Wang Bing was announced as the winner of the 2017 EYE Art & Film Prize at a ceremony in Amsterdam’s EYE Filmmuseum on Thursday, 6 April 2017. Bing received the £25,000 GBP prize, which will go towards funding the creation of new work. In spring 2018, EYE will present an exhibition of Wang Bing and the two previous winners of the EYE Art & Film Prize, Hito Steyerl and Ben Rivers. The EYE...
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...
Monday 8 February 2016
The dynamic images made in 1928 of the booming port of Rotterdam – with unique footage of the inner city – was restored by EYE Film Institute the Netherlands in 2010. The film is now available on DVD in EYE shop at 10 Euros – a bargain. The...
Monday 21 December 2015
Dutch research journalist, film historian, film collector and former film critic Tjitte de Vries (1938) died on 15 December this month. Together with his wife Ati Mul he looked after the Melbourne-Cooper fund deposited at EYE. In 2009 the couple...
Monday 5 October 2015
At the end of the 34th edition of the leading festival for silent films (3-11 October), David Robinson, festival director since 1997, will pass on the baton to Jay Weissberg. Film critic David Robinson was born in England in 1930. The former...
Monday 26 May 2014
Gustav Deutsch and his art director Hanna Schimek are in Amsterdam from 31 May. The Austrian filmmaker, best known for his found footage fims, will be in Amsterdam to attend the screening of Shirley – Visions of Reality, his debut as a feature...