autumn

The leaves turn yellow and the nights grow longer, but autumnal Amsterdam is exceptionally atmospheric and with much to do! There is still plenty of nature to explore, especially around Amsterdamse Bos, with the autumn school holidays in October there’s a wide variety of entertainment for the kids, and autumn in Amsterdam is notorious for some of the biggest and best film festivals, too.

10 reasons to visit in autumn

The autumn months from September to November are some of the most magical in which to visit Amsterdam. The city's canals and parks are transformed by ...
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KLIK Amsterdam Animation Festival

IJpromenade 1
1031 KT AMSTERDAM
Eye Filmmuseum of Eye
09/10/2019 - 13/10/2019
The KLIK Amsterdam Animation Festival features a massive selection of top-quality animated films that go well beyond Walt's work. ...

On the Roof Film Festival

op het dak van de VU/De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV AMSTERDAM
On the Roof Film Festival
03/09/2019 - 06/09/2019
Climb to the top of the VU University Amsterdam for this high-flying film festival every September! On the Roof mixes cinematic fa...

Metro Movies

Metrostation Bullewijk 1
1101 AA AMSTERDAM
Metrostation Bullewijk
13/09/2019 - 15/09/2019
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Cinekid Festival

Pazzanistraat 10
1014 DB AMSTERDAM
Cinekid Festival Westergas
19/10/2019 - 25/10/2019
The Cinekid Festival is an annual film, television and new-media festival for children across the Netherlands, attended by more th...
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Camera Japan

Roetersstraat 170
1018 WE AMSTERDAM
Kriterion
03/10/2019 - 06/10/2019
The largest multidisciplinary Japanese cultural festival in the Benelux, Camera Japan presents a heady mix of film, art, music and...

Da Bounce Urban Film Festival (DBUFF)

Arena boulevard 600
1101 DS AMSTERDAM
Pathé Arena
31/10/2019 - 03/11/2019
This film festival provides an international platform for urban film lovers and the film industry. Da Bounce Urban Film Festival t...

Autumn film festivals

As the leaves start to fall and the weather gets a little cooler, Amsterdam plays host to some of the most interesting, quirky, cultural and fascinati...