Rialto, Amsterdam

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Rialto is a cinema at Ceintuurbaan in the De Pijp neighborhood in Amsterdam.

Rialto exhibits quality, innovative films from film directors from all corners of the world for a wide, diverse public. Rialto is the premier theatre for the film distributors "EYE Film Institute Netherlands, Contact Film, Cinemien and Park Junior and regularly organizes festivals and special events, such as readings, discussions and introductions to shown films. More than fifty volunteers work at the theatre. The biennial CinemAsia film festival is also held there.

The building that Rialto occupies was built in 1920 and was designed by the architect Jan van Schaik commissioned by film enthusiast Anton Pieter du Mée. Since 1982 the theatre has been in use by the Stichting Amsterdams Filmhuis. The theatre holds three halls and is next to a cafe.

Railto participates in a partnership with Cineville.
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  • Visited the bar first and then watched a film. This is a really nice cinema with wide and comfortable seating. The cinema is also nicely air conditioned. Not cheap but the seat comfort does make.....  more »
  • Great art house cinema in the Amsterdam Pijp neighborhood. I love the somewhat alternative atmosphere, without being overwhelmingly political correct. Like some other Amsterdam art house cinemas are.....  more »
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  • Food is good and fairly priced. Place is clean, ambient is cozy. Cinema rooms lines get a little Crazy sometimes.
  • Amazing film festival, lovely cafe, friendly and thoughtful staff

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