film festival

Amsterdam has film festivals aplenty on offer, and its schedule appeals to film fans of all stripes and ages. In addition to the various outdoor cinema festivals taking place in the summer, there is a film festival especially for kids, one for animation film, one for Bollywood movies, the famous annual International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) and many more.

Festivals & events

Hosting in excess of 300 festivals every year, Amsterdam’s festival agenda spans all tastes and genres. No matter the time of year, the range of festi...

Metro Movies

Metrostation Bullewijk 1
1101 AA AMSTERDAM
Metrostation Bullewijk
13/09/2019 - 15/09/2019
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Cinedans – Dance on Screen

IJpromenade 1
1031 KT AMSTERDAM
Eye Filmmuseum of Eye
06/03/2020 - 08/03/2020
From 6 to 8 March 2020 Cinedans – Dance on Screen Festival will be celebrating its 16th edition in Eye Filmmuseum of Eye in Amster...
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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. ...
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Cineblend Festival

IJpromenade
1031 KT AMSTERDAM
Diverse locaties / various locations
09/06/2020 - 20/06/2020
The documentary film festival Cineblend takes place at Bioscoop Het Ketelhuis, Tolhuistuin, Pakhuis De Zwijger and Jungle Amsterda...

Bijlmerbios

Kraaiennest 63
1104 KD AMSTERDAM
Bijlmerbios
30/08/2019 - 01/09/2019
The Bijlmerbios returns to Amsterdam Zuidoost in August, offering another opportunity to catch a free film during the summer in th...
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International Queer and Migrant Film Festival

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1012 JS AMSTERDAM
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
04/12/2019 - 12/12/2019
Based at De Balie in Amsterdam, the International Queer and Migrant Film Festival looks at sexual diversity in migrant populations...
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Amsterdam Spanish Film Festival

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1012 JS AMSTERDAM
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
26/05/2020 - 31/05/2020
Explore the hottest splices of Spanish cinema at the edition of the Amsterdam Spanish Film Festival. It lights up screens at the E...

World Cinema Amsterdam

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1072 MH AMSTERDAM
World Cinema Amsterdam
15/08/2019 - 24/08/2019
Go see the world at World Cinema Amsterdam! In August the city is transformed into the stage of world cinema as World Cinema Amste...
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Imagine Film Festival

IJpromenade 1
1031 KT AMSTERDAM
Eye Filmmuseum of Eye
08/04/2020 - 18/04/2020
From sci-fi to cult, anime to fantasy and horror to experimental: the Imagine Film Festival, formerly known as the Amsterdam Fanta...