Themes, series, and festivals
Now and soon in Eye
This year Eye Filmmuseum celebrates its 75th anniversary by releasing 75 restored works from its collection on screen and on Eye Film Player throughout the year.
All About Film About Theatre – Ivo van Hove & Jan Versweyveld
Film-to-stage adaptations synthesize theatre with film, live video, and music.
Up-and-coming Dutch film talent at Eye: Badlands is a bi-monthly platform that enables new makers to present their work and talk about their great examples, dreams and ideals.
How filmmakers have been imagining the relationship between humankind and planet Earth.
Every Sunday morning, children aged 2 to 6 are treated to a film, followed by experiments with light and shadow in small play tents.
Eye now brings film history even closer with Eye Classics. On the big screen, screened in 35mm whenever possible.
Eye International Conference 2021
Eye presents two online masterclasses looking back and ahead at the previous (cancelled due to Covid-19) and upcoming Eye International Conference.
Eye on Art
Ongoing series with programming on the intersection between film and other arts.
Eye on Sound
Eye focuses on the dynamic relationship between sound and vision in different thematic programmes. Together they are Eye on Sound.
Eyeshadow is a monthly series on Saturday night featuring cool, offbeat and thrilling films, live performances and drinks at the bar.
Family Day at Eye means discovering and watching films, playing, investigating: enjoyment for young and old.
Documentary lovers, keep 17 through 28 November free in your calendar. The International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam presents its 34th edition, including in Eye.
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.
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.
Ramón Gieling at Work
Filmmaker, writer, theatre-maker, visual artist: whatever he does, Ramón Gieling wants to get to the bottom of things and see what drives people.
Restored & Unseen
Biweekly programme featuring classics and recent restorations, with introductions by experts.
In the Soviet Union under Khrushchev, cinema gained some liberties: a thaw had set in with Golden Palm winner The Cranes are Flying as a key example.
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.
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.