EYE Film Institute Netherlands, Amsterdam

4.1
#21 of 120 in Museums in Amsterdam
Housed in a futuristic building on the river IJ, EYE Film Institute Netherlands is a center for Dutch film culture. Catch the free ferry from the back of Amsterdam's central train station, and cruise across the river in just three minutes. The center's four screening rooms showcase a variety of films, from classics to independent Dutch films. Enjoy a meal in the restaurant and take in the view of the Amsterdam skyline across the river. Make EYE Film Institute Netherlands a centerpiece of your Amsterdam vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Amsterdam holiday planner.
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  • The visit to the EYE was not worth it for us. At first we had problems to orientate ourselves and to find the permanent exhibition. That's why we were only in the temporary exhibition, which did not address us thematically. After that we were in the permanent exhibition for about 20 minutes, but we were disappointed here as well. Had introduced us here much more film history and film scenes etc. The café overlooking Amsterdam is a positive highlight, where you can have a coffee and linger.
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  • We visited the very instructive exposition about Andrej Tarkovsky, the famous filmmaker. Large space, lots of documentation and information about backgrounds and the making of all his films, illustrat...  more »
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  • A famous place around this region of Amsterdam because of it's weird, eye-shape like architecture. But when visiting, a whole new word of anything you can imagine about cinema and it's history. Wonder around, see, touch and feel the past and present. Look for nice movie in one of the many locations. Free ferry from Amsterdam C.S. to EYE.
  • Visiting here was a pleasant experience. I did not have much expectations upon walking in but then the people were very friendly and I got a good vibe from everyone around me. I enjoyed the art and displays.
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