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.

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10 reasons to visit in autumn

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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...

On the Roof Film Festival

op het dak van de VU/De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV AMSTERDAM
On the Roof Film Festival
01/09/2020 - 04/09/2020
Climb to the top of the VU University Amsterdam for this high-flying film festival every September! On the Roof mixes cinematic fa...
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Kaboom Animation Festival

Haarlemmerweg 8E
1014 BE AMSTERDAM
Westergas
09/11/2019 - 17/11/2019
KLIK Amsterdam Animation Festival has a new name: Kaboom Animation Festival. Kaboom is the one-stop-shop for the latest and greate...

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...

Buddhist Film Festival Europe

IJpromenade 1
1031 KT AMSTERDAM
EYE Film Instituut Nederland
25/09/2020 - 27/09/2020
The eleventh edition of the Buddhist Film Festival Europe hits Amsterdam's EYE Filmmuseum.

Bijlmerbios

Kraaiennest 63
1104 KD AMSTERDAM
Bijlmerbios
28/08/2020 - 27/09/2020
The Bijlmerbios returns to Amsterdam Zuidoost in August, offering another opportunity to catch a free film during the summer in th...

Halloween Horror Show

Reguliersbreestraat 26-34
1017 CN AMSTERDAM
Pathe Tuschinski Theater
26/10/2019 - 27/10/2019
Mr. Horror presents the 11th Halloween Horror Show, a nocturnal horror marathon in the majestic Pathé Tuschinski Amsterdam. It's t...