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Themes, series, and festivals

Now and soon in Eye

Illustration Brian Elstak
Illustration Brian Elstak

Black Light

Representation of black identity in films

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Cinema Ecologica

How filmmakers have been imagining the relationship between humankind and planet Earth.

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Every Sunday morning, children aged 2 to 6 are treated to a film, followed by experiments with light and shadow in small play tents.

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Eye Classics

Eye now brings film history even closer with Eye Classics. On the big screen, screened in 35mm whenever possible.

still from Cloacinae Serge Onnen & Sverre Fredriksen, NL 2017)
still from Cloacinae Serge Onnen & Sverre Fredriksen, NL 2017)

Eye on Art

Ongoing series with programming on the intersection between film and other arts.

Eye on Sound: live music in Eye's arena

Eye on Sound

Eye focuses on the dynamic relationship between sound and vision in different thematic programmes. Together they are Eye on Sound.

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Eyeshadow is a monthly series on Saturday night featuring cool, offbeat and thrilling films, live performances and drinks at the bar.

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Koolhoven & Simons

Martin Koolhoven and Ronald Simons present a monthly ode to genre cinema. A tribute to rarely screened trailers and forgotten classics, where possible in 35mm.

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Previously Unreleased

Selected for (inter)national festivals, but never shown in Dutch cinemas on wide release. Every summer, Eye puts an end to this injustice with Previously Unreleased.

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Restored & Unseen

Biweekly programme featuring classics and recent restorations, with introductions by experts.

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This Is Film 2021 campagnebeeld

This is Film! Film Heritage in Practice

Public lecture series devoted to notable projects in the fields of film restoration and film heritage.

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Vive le cinéma! Art & Film

Exhibition with spatial film art by five important directors

Still In the Mood For Love
Still In the Mood For Love

Wong Kar Wai

Six films by the master of restrained emotion. Six films about tragic love, presented in virtuoso framed images. Intoxicating movies, which will you'll fall for in an instant.

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Xtended presents VR experiences by artists and filmmakers that offer alternative and challenging views of our world, touch our emotions, and make us stop and think.