EYE Filmmuseum (The Netherlands) (Amsterdam)
>> View EYE collections on EFG The EYE Filmmuseum (The Netherlands) is the sector-wide institute to support Dutch national cinema culture. It manages an internationally prominent collection of films, photographs and film posters, that reflects the most important aspects of film history. Many parts of the collection are unique in the world.
Conservation and restoration of the collection is an important task for EYE and the institute has received a number of prestigious international prizes for its restoration and conservation work. EYE digitizes thousands of films and photographs, supplemented to place them in context. These films and photos are then made available and accessible to the general public on various websites, in databases and applications.
EYE contributes to the advancement of expertise and media education and participates in scientific research, stimulates debate and is responsible for a number of publications.
EYE presents film in relation to current and historical developments in art, culture, media and society. These often involve theatre, live music, poetry, dance and the visual arts. EYE organizes exhibitions, film programs, festivals and other events.