West Beach Filmfestival ~ Free Open Air Movies

This month the 12th edition of the West Beach Filmfestival will be held at Hotel Buiten, located next to the Sloterplas. Each evening from September 10th – 20th there will be an outdoor movie and entrance is free! Want to enjoy a nice mail before the movie? Hotel Buiten will serve a 3-course diner for…
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World Cinema Amsterdam @ De Balie

World Cinema Amsterdam is an annual movie festival celebrating the best independently produced movies from Latin-America, Asia and Africa. The event started already with outdoor screenings at the Vondelpark and other activities. But De Balie will start this Wednesday August 19th with their part of the festival. From Wednesday till Sunday you can watch some great…
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Movie Projections on EYE ~ with Food & Music during SAIL 2015

During SAIL 2015 (August 19th – 23rd) there will be lots of activities in and around the water north of Amsterdam Central Station. If you’re looking for a place to relax during these busy days, you could head out to EYE. The cinema & movie museum will project movie fragments, cartoons and more on its beautiful white…
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Pluk de Nacht ~ Free Open Air Cinema

What better way is there to watch a movie in the summer than at an open air film festival? The open air film festival ‘Pluk de Nacht’ (‘Seize the Night’) is a great place to do just that in the city of Amsterdam. Just sit back in a beach chair, get comfy under your blanket…
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Free Outdoor Cinema @ Het Ketelhuis

This summer there’s another edition of the outdoor cinema evenings at the Ketelhuis. Each Saturday evening until the end of August they will show a movie outside their cinema. The movies start around 21:30. Entrance is free, so make sure you’re in time to reserve your seat. Here’s the schedule: Saturday July 25th: Carnage (Roman Polanski,…
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Weekend Tip: Pathé Movie & Dinner Deal for 25 euro

If the temperatures aren’t tropical, like next week, it’s always a great plan to visit the cinema. The biggest cinema ‘chain’ in Amsterdam is Pathé, with cinemas in the centre (De Munt, Tuschinski, City) and Zuidoost area(Arena). Pathé has started offering ‘dinner & movie deals’. For about 25 euro, you’ll get a 3-course meal &…
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IDFA by Night: Free Documentaries @ Pakhuis de Zwijger

This week and the next Pakhuis de Zwijger opens up an outdoor cinema where they will show a documentary each weeknight: IDFA by Night. There will be documentaries about music, food waste, people with interesting life stories and more. Entrance is free, make sure you’re in time to pick a seat. The documentaries start at 22:00…
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The 1st Amsterdam Spanish Film Festival (ASFF)

The first Amsterdam Spanish Film Festival (ASFF) is being held this week! From May 27th till 31st the cinemas Tuschinski and EYE are hosting this festival which is organized by Cin Fin Film. With each screening there’s food and Spanish wine. And last but not least, lots of famous guests like actors & actresses and…
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Films with a View – Summer Screenings @ Pllek

This Tuesday the first edition of ‘Films with a View – Summerscreenings’ will be held at Pllek. It is the first of a weekly tradition that will go on during the summer until September 15th. Each Tuesday there will be an outdoor cinema just outside Pllek at the NSDM terrain. The view will be the…
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Weekend Tip: International Sports Film Festival Amsterdam

This weekend the first International Sports Film Festival Amsterdam is taking place at the Ketelhuis cinema (Westergasfabriek). This 3-day festival will show the best and most interesting movies & documentaries about athletes striving for that first place.  The full program is listed here. To name a few highlights: Senna ~ highly acclaimed movie about the…
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