Meet Our Models



Eight film-loving Amsterdam locals volunteered to front our festival campaign. Over the coming weeks we will introduce you to the smiling faces you are sure to see around the city this summer. Find out what they love about World Cinema Amsterdam and which films they’re looking out for.   Today we meet…. Poema (below right) ‘’My name is Poema, an … Read More

Volunteers wanted



We are looking for volunteers to help us with our festival in Rialto en De Balie but also on several locations in the open air. The 5th of August we start already with our first open air screening in Vondelpark.  Are you keen on making a huge succes of our 7th edition? Please email:

Go Cuba! supports 8 new film projects


GO CUBA! - winaars juni 2016

Yesterday (14 June), World Cinema Amsterdam, the film festival dedicated to world cinema, announced in Havana which Cuban filmmakers will receive financial support as part of the GO CUBA! project that was kicked off in 2015. For the second round, for the group of 2016, eight film projects have been selected: documentaries, shorts and feature films.   Selection and assessment … Read More