Theme

Children's activities

Year-round

There’s plenty for children to do at Eye. Check out all the activities and the children's film and workshop calendar below.

Overview children's activities

  • film playground

    On the ground floor of Eye, the Panorama, you can learn about film and film history in the playful permanent presentation.

  • video tour Eye walk

    The Eye walk is a video tour (subtitled in English) for children aged 7 to 12 in which film history comes to life.

  • puzzle tour

    Children aged 7 and older set off on a puzzle tour that takes them to all the black devices dotted around the building. 

  • children's films

    Scroll down to see the overview of children’s films in Eye.

  • cinemini

    Every Sunday morning a film is screened for children aged 2 to 6, followed by a game with light and shadow in small tent cabins.

  • Taartrovers Film Festival 2019

    Taartrovers Film Festival

    From 29 april through 5 May, Taartrovers Film Festival visits Eye with great films for children aged 2 - 9.

  • children's parties

    Eye hosts children’s parties on Saturday and Sunday afternoons for children aged 8 to 12. Celebrate and make a fun stop-motion birthday film. 

Agenda

Tuesday, 23 Apr 2019

  • 11:45
    23 Apr 2019
    Kop Op
    film compilation

    Kop op: de korte films van Job, Joris en Marieke

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    The Dutch short film Kop Op by animation studio Job, Joris & Marieke won an Emmy Kids...

  • 12:45
    23 Apr 2019
    Missing Link
    film

    Missing Link

    Chris Butler, US 2019

    A terribly exciting animated adventure film on the missing link between apes and humans, discovered in...

  • 14:45
    23 Apr 2019
    Klara en de gekke koeien
    film

    Klara en de gekke koeien

    Lise I. Osvoll, NO 2018

    To save the farm from the clutches of a greedy businessman, Klara the calf and her friends must bake a...

Wednesday, 24 Apr 2019

  • 12:45
    24 Apr 2019
    Missing Link
    film

    Missing Link

    Chris Butler, US 2019

    A terribly exciting animated adventure film on the missing link between apes and humans, discovered in...

  • 14:45
    24 Apr 2019
    Klara en de gekke koeien
    film

    Klara en de gekke koeien

    Lise I. Osvoll, NO 2018

    To save the farm from the clutches of a greedy businessman, Klara the calf and her friends must bake a...

Thursday, 25 Apr 2019

  • 12:45
    25 Apr 2019
    Missing Link
    film

    Missing Link

    Chris Butler, US 2019

    A terribly exciting animated adventure film on the missing link between apes and humans, discovered in...

  • 14:45
    25 Apr 2019
    Klara en de gekke koeien
    film

    Klara en de gekke koeien

    Lise I. Osvoll, NO 2018

    To save the farm from the clutches of a greedy businessman, Klara the calf and her friends must bake a...

Friday, 26 Apr 2019

  • 12:45
    26 Apr 2019
    Missing Link
    film

    Missing Link

    Chris Butler, US 2019

    A terribly exciting animated adventure film on the missing link between apes and humans, discovered in...

  • 14:45
    26 Apr 2019
    Klara en de gekke koeien
    film

    Klara en de gekke koeien

    Lise I. Osvoll, NO 2018

    To save the farm from the clutches of a greedy businessman, Klara the calf and her friends must bake a...

Sunday, 28 Apr 2019

  • 10:30
    28 Apr 2019
    Cinemini: Gewoon anders (Kuap)
    film and play

    Cinemini: Gewoon anders

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    In this episode of Cinemini all characters either are or feel out of place and would really like to...

  • 12:45
    28 Apr 2019
    Missing Link
    film

    Missing Link

    Chris Butler, US 2019

    A terribly exciting animated adventure film on the missing link between apes and humans, discovered in...

  • 14:45
    28 Apr 2019
    Klara en de gekke koeien
    film

    Klara en de gekke koeien

    Lise I. Osvoll, NO 2018

    To save the farm from the clutches of a greedy businessman, Klara the calf and her friends must bake a...

Monday, 29 Apr 2019

  • 10:30
    29 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Ik & Jij (2+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Who am I? Where are you? Sometimes you want to play with others, but you feel like you’re all alone....

  • 11:00
    29 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Vos & Haas (4+)

    ​​​​​​​Mascha Halberstad en Tom van Gestel, NL 2018

    Fox & Hare is a funny and sweet film, based on the beautiful books by Sylvia Vanden Heede and Thé...

  • 12:15
    29 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Mijn huis (2+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Your house is your safe space, like a warm and cosy shield around you. Every house is different, just...

  • 13:00
    29 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Uitvindingen (6+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Can you create anything you want? Of course, everything is possible, for every wish there's a solution...

  • 14:00
    29 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Lied van de zee (7+)

    Tomm Moore, IE/BE/DK/LX/FR 2014

    On a small island, Ben and Saoirse live with their dad in the lighthouse. To protect them from the...

  • 14:15
    29 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Ki (6+)

    Meikeminnde Clinckspoor, NL 2016

    Ki is about strength and fear, love and letting go.  The film deals with serious questions about life...

  • 15:45
    29 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Op pad (3+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    You have to be brave to leave your safe home to go out and search for that thing you're looking for....

Tuesday, 30 Apr 2019

  • 10:30
    30 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Animanimal (2+)

    Julia Ocker, DE 2020

    Animanimals plays around with shapes, colors and typical animal-like things. Although most of the...

  • 11:00
    30 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Evi & Co (4+)

    Hilt Lochten, NL 2017

    Evi has her own way of looking at the world and the things around her. Through her boundless...

  • 12:00
    30 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Uitvindingen (6+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Can you create anything you want? Of course, everything is possible, for every wish there's a solution...

  • 12:30
    30 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Pim & Pom: Het grote avontuur (4+)

    Gioia Smid, NL 2014

    The two cats Pim & Pom are best friends and live with their owner 'The Woman'. When nieces Treesje...

  • 14:00
    30 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Op pad (3+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    You have to be brave to leave your safe home to go out and search for that thing you're looking for....

  • 14:30
    30 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Waar is Knoester? (5+)

    Arild Ommundsen, NO 2011

    Where is knoester? Knoester may look like any old stick, but he is so much more. Knoester is the...

  • 15:30
    30 Apr 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Alles Mag (7+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Dutch filmmaker Steven Wouterlood made two short films. Together they create a touching and hopeful...

Wednesday, 1 May 2019

  • 10:30
    1 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Ik & Jij (2+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Who am I? Where are you? Sometimes you want to play with others, but you feel like you’re all alone....

  • 11:00
    1 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Vos & Haas (4+)

    ​​​​​​​Mascha Halberstad en Tom van Gestel, NL 2018

    Fox & Hare is a funny and sweet film, based on the beautiful books by Sylvia Vanden Heede and Thé...

  • 12:15
    1 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Mijn huis (2+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Your house is your safe space, like a warm and cosy shield around you. Every house is different, just...

  • 13:00
    1 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Uitvindingen (6+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Can you create anything you want? Of course, everything is possible, for every wish there's a solution...

  • 14:00
    1 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Lied van de zee (7+)

    Tomm Moore, IE/BE/DK/LX/FR 2014

    On a small island, Ben and Saoirse live with their dad in the lighthouse. To protect them from the...

  • 14:15
    1 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Ki (6+)

    Meikeminnde Clinckspoor, NL 2016

    Ki is about strength and fear, love and letting go.  The film deals with serious questions about life...

  • 15:45
    1 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Op pad (3+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    You have to be brave to leave your safe home to go out and search for that thing you're looking for....

Thursday, 2 May 2019

  • 10:30
    2 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Animanimal (2+)

    Julia Ocker, DE 2020

    Animanimals plays around with shapes, colors and typical animal-like things. Although most of the...

  • 11:45
    2 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Evi & Co (4+)

    Hilt Lochten, NL 2017

    Evi has her own way of looking at the world and the things around her. Through her boundless...

  • 13:00
    2 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Pim & Pom: Het grote avontuur (4+)

    Gioia Smid, NL 2014

    The two cats Pim & Pom are best friends and live with their owner 'The Woman'. When nieces Treesje...

  • 13:15
    2 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Uitvindingen (6+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Can you create anything you want? Of course, everything is possible, for every wish there's a solution...

  • 14:15
    2 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Op pad (3+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    You have to be brave to leave your safe home to go out and search for that thing you're looking for....

  • 14:45
    2 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Waar is Knoester? (5+)

    Arild Ommundsen, NO 2011

    Where is knoester? Knoester may look like any old stick, but he is so much more. Knoester is the...

  • 15:30
    2 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Alles Mag (7+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Dutch filmmaker Steven Wouterlood made two short films. Together they create a touching and hopeful...

Friday, 3 May 2019

  • 10:30
    3 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Ik & Jij (2+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Who am I? Where are you? Sometimes you want to play with others, but you feel like you’re all alone....

  • 11:30
    3 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Vos & Haas (4+)

    ​​​​​​​Mascha Halberstad en Tom van Gestel, NL 2018

    Fox & Hare is a funny and sweet film, based on the beautiful books by Sylvia Vanden Heede and Thé...

  • 12:45
    3 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Uitvindingen (6+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Can you create anything you want? Of course, everything is possible, for every wish there's a solution...

  • 13:15
    3 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Mijn huis (2+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Your house is your safe space, like a warm and cosy shield around you. Every house is different, just...

  • 14:15
    3 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Lied van de zee (7+)

    Tomm Moore, IE/BE/DK/LX/FR 2014

    On a small island, Ben and Saoirse live with their dad in the lighthouse. To protect them from the...

  • 14:30
    3 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Ki (6+)

    Meikeminnde Clinckspoor, NL 2016

    Ki is about strength and fear, love and letting go.  The film deals with serious questions about life...

  • 15:45
    3 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Op pad (3+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    You have to be brave to leave your safe home to go out and search for that thing you're looking for....

Saturday, 4 May 2019

  • 10:30
    4 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Animanimal (2+)

    Julia Ocker, DE 2020

    Animanimals plays around with shapes, colors and typical animal-like things. Although most of the...

  • 11:00
    4 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Evi & Co (4+)

    Hilt Lochten, NL 2017

    Evi has her own way of looking at the world and the things around her. Through her boundless...

  • 12:00
    4 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Uitvindingen (6+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Can you create anything you want? Of course, everything is possible, for every wish there's a solution...

  • 12:30
    4 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Pim & Pom: Het grote avontuur (4+)

    Gioia Smid, NL 2014

    The two cats Pim & Pom are best friends and live with their owner 'The Woman'. When nieces Treesje...

  • 14:00
    4 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Op pad (3+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    You have to be brave to leave your safe home to go out and search for that thing you're looking for....

  • 14:30
    4 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Waar is Knoester? (5+)

    Arild Ommundsen, NO 2011

    Where is knoester? Knoester may look like any old stick, but he is so much more. Knoester is the...

  • 15:30
    4 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Alles Mag (7+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Dutch filmmaker Steven Wouterlood made two short films. Together they create a touching and hopeful...

Sunday, 5 May 2019

  • 10:30
    5 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Ik & Jij (2+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Who am I? Where are you? Sometimes you want to play with others, but you feel like you’re all alone....

  • 11:00
    5 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Vos & Haas (4+)

    ​​​​​​​Mascha Halberstad en Tom van Gestel, NL 2018

    Fox & Hare is a funny and sweet film, based on the beautiful books by Sylvia Vanden Heede and Thé...

  • 12:15
    5 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Mijn huis (2+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Your house is your safe space, like a warm and cosy shield around you. Every house is different, just...

  • 13:00
    5 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Uitvindingen (6+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    Can you create anything you want? Of course, everything is possible, for every wish there's a solution...

  • 14:00
    5 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Lied van de zee (7+)

    Tomm Moore, IE/BE/DK/LX/FR 2014

    On a small island, Ben and Saoirse live with their dad in the lighthouse. To protect them from the...

  • 14:15
    5 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film

    TFF - Ki (6+)

    Meikeminnde Clinckspoor, NL 2016

    Ki is about strength and fear, love and letting go.  The film deals with serious questions about life...

  • 15:45
    5 May 2019
    Taartrovers Film Festival 2019
    film compilation

    TFF - Op pad (3+)

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    You have to be brave to leave your safe home to go out and search for that thing you're looking for....

Saturday, 11 May 2019

  • 14:30
    11 May 2019
    Mirai
    film

    Mirai

    Mamoru Hosoda, JP 2018

    This Oscar-nominated animated film tells the heart-warming story of a four-year-old boy who sets out...

Sunday, 12 May 2019

  • 10:30
    12 May 2019
    Cinemini: Gewoon anders (Kuap)
    film and play

    Cinemini: Gewoon anders

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    In this episode of Cinemini all characters either are or feel out of place and would really like to...

  • 14:45
    12 May 2019
    Mirai
    film

    Mirai

    Mamoru Hosoda, JP 2018

    This Oscar-nominated animated film tells the heart-warming story of a four-year-old boy who sets out...

Saturday, 18 May 2019

  • 14:30
    18 May 2019
    Mirai
    film

    Mirai

    Mamoru Hosoda, JP 2018

    This Oscar-nominated animated film tells the heart-warming story of a four-year-old boy who sets out...

Sunday, 19 May 2019

  • 10:30
    19 May 2019
    Cinemini: Gewoon anders (Kuap)
    film and play

    Cinemini: Gewoon anders

    compilation programme, NL 2019

    In this episode of Cinemini all characters either are or feel out of place and would really like to...

  • 14:45
    19 May 2019
    Mirai
    film

    Mirai

    Mamoru Hosoda, JP 2018

    This Oscar-nominated animated film tells the heart-warming story of a four-year-old boy who sets out...

Saturday, 25 May 2019

  • 14:30
    25 May 2019
    Mirai
    film

    Mirai

    Mamoru Hosoda, JP 2018

    This Oscar-nominated animated film tells the heart-warming story of a four-year-old boy who sets out...

Sunday, 26 May 2019

  • 10:30
    26 May 2019
    film and play

    Cinemini: Picknick met taart

    Mascha Halberstadt, Tom van Gestel, Mercedes Marro, NL/BE/ES 2012

    Eye's Cinemini theatre is open especially for preschoolers and...

  • 14:45
    26 May 2019
    Mirai
    film

    Mirai

    Mamoru Hosoda, JP 2018

    This Oscar-nominated animated film tells the heart-warming story of a four-year-old boy who sets out...

Wednesday, 29 May 2019

  • 14:30
    29 May 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Thursday, 30 May 2019

  • 14:45
    30 May 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Saturday, 1 Jun 2019

  • 14:45
    1 Jun 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Sunday, 2 Jun 2019

  • 10:30
    2 Jun 2019
    film and play

    Cinemini: Picknick met taart

    Mascha Halberstadt, Tom van Gestel, Mercedes Marro, NL/BE/ES 2012

    Eye's Cinemini theatre is open especially for preschoolers and...

  • 12:45
    2 Jun 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Saturday, 8 Jun 2019

  • 14:45
    8 Jun 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Sunday, 9 Jun 2019

  • 10:30
    9 Jun 2019
    film and play

    Cinemini: Picknick met taart

    Mascha Halberstadt, Tom van Gestel, Mercedes Marro, NL/BE/ES 2012

    Eye's Cinemini theatre is open especially for preschoolers and...

  • 12:45
    9 Jun 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Monday, 10 Jun 2019

  • 14:45
    10 Jun 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Saturday, 15 Jun 2019

  • 14:45
    15 Jun 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Sunday, 16 Jun 2019

  • 12:45
    16 Jun 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Saturday, 22 Jun 2019

  • 14:45
    22 Jun 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Sunday, 23 Jun 2019

  • 12:45
    23 Jun 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Saturday, 29 Jun 2019

  • 14:45
    29 Jun 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

Sunday, 30 Jun 2019

  • 12:45
    30 Jun 2019
    Circus Noel
    film

    Circus Noël

    Dennis Bots, NL 2019

    Twelve-year-old Karo secretly joins her friends Tonie and Victor who belong to a travelling circus...

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