• Tuesday 11 November 2014

    Culture Minister Bussemaker launches new EYE Collection Centre

    On November 12th, the Education, Culture and Science minister Jet Bussemaker officially launched a new Collection Centre to be built for EYE in North Amsterdam. These state-of-the-art storage and preservation facilities will be a safe and...

  • Wednesday 15 October 2014

    EYE celebrates 2014 World Day for Audiovisual Heritage

    In 2005 UNESCO declared October 27th as the World Day for Audio-Visual Heritage (WDAVH) to raise awareness of the significance of audiovisual documents and to draw attention to the need to safeguard them. EYE has been honoring this day in the past...

  • Friday 3 October 2014

    Films from Desmet collection at largest festival for silent film in Pordenone

    The now largest film festival for silent film Giornate del Cinema Muto is held for the 33th time in the Italian city of Pordenone, from 4-11 October. This year EYE  is present with a total of 19, mostly short films, many from the unique Desmet...

  • Monday 29 September 2014

    Remembering cinephiles Peter von Bagh and Mary Lea Bandy

    The international film world has lost two prominent cinephiles: Peter von Bagh and Mary Lea Bandy. In the course of his career, Von Bagh filled a number of important posts, including that of artistic director of Il Cinema Ritrovato in Bologna....

  • Tuesday 26 August 2014

    The EYEwalk wins New Media Award

    EYEwalk has won the Best of Industry prize in the category Museum of the New Media Awards, an initiative of New York's New Media Institute. Websites, mobile applications, videos and social media pages were recognized for achievements in new...