The 26th edition of the International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), officially opened Wednesday night in the Pathé Tuschinski Cinema with 'Return to Homs' by the Syrian director Talal Derki
The International Documentary Festival Amsterdam, (IDFA), opens tonight with 'Return to Homs'. The Syrian filmmaker, Talal Derki, follows the bloody struggle of a group of young people against the army. Half of the fighters from the film are dead already
Netflix said it plans to bring some more TV series and films from Sony Pictures Entertainment in the Netherlands.
More than half a million people visited the GLOW light art festival in Eindhoven
Netherlands gets another television channel, which will specifically target women. SBS Broadcasting will launch a fourth channel next year, in addition to the current channels SBS 6, Net 5, and Veronica
The Backstreet Boys will perform in "Goede tijden, slechte tijden". The American boyband will visit the set of the soap series next week
A majority of the Rotterdam City Council has called upon mayor Aboutaleb Thursday to allow another dance parade next year. The mayor is against a parade with trucks and DJ's, but sees opportunities for new dance initiatives
The Netherlands authorities are probing U.S. pop star Miley Cyrus smoking during the MTV Europe Music Awards 2013 in Amsterdam on Sunday night.
In the Netherlands, 84% of homes watch digital TV, according to a new report by the Authority for Consumer and Market (ACM).
Women afflicted with breast cancer have the resolve within themselves to face their fears, maintain their femininity and ultimately fight the disease with strength and dignity.
If all goes well, the world record singing Sint Maarten songs will be broken Monday in Zuidhorn. At 17.00, an attempt will be made to break the 2008 unofficial record, in the Overtuinen in Zuidhorn
The 20th edition of MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) was held in Amsterdam’s Ziggo on Sunday, November 10.
Dutch pop singer Anouk has rescheduled dates of her October postponed concert later this year.
The 2013 edition of the MTV EMA, the music channel's annual awards show, was held Sunday night with Bruno Mars taking home the award for best song for his "Locked Out of Heaven." Held in Amsterdam's Ziggo Dome, 292 million audience members worldwide voted for the winners, which included Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, and Beyoncé.
Worldwide top 10 DJ and record label owner Nicky Romero gave an amazing free show for a small crowd of just under 100 fans in a pop-up MTV Mobile store Friday Night.
Funk/rockers Chef'Special continued their rising notoriety with a gig at the MTV Mobile pop-up store last night. The Haarlem-based band played the small show as part of MTV Music Week
Amsterdam gets a permanent Body Worlds exhibition. As of January 16 plasticized corpses and body parts will be displayed in the former office of American Express on the Damrak.
The fourteenth edition of the Amsterdam Night of the Museum event is sold out. All 30,000 tickets for the 'N8' were sold, according to a spokesperson.
The Dutch film industry will receive extra €20 million from the government, Nieuws.nl reports.
The zookeepers of Burgers’ Zoo in Arnhem are very happy with the birth of a western lowland gorilla. The baby gorilla who was born on Thursday is the first baby of the nine year old mother Makoua, who has been a problem child.
The mother of the newly born, Makoua, was born in the zoo of Berlin and brought up by zookeepers with milk bottles. The European coordinator for the breeding program for gorillas, decided it was better to move Makoua to Stuttgart. Unfortunately this was no success and the young gorilla couldn’t get used to the other gorillas there.
This years’ most prestigious literature prize, for Dutch literature, goes to Joke van Leeuwen. She won the prize for her book ‘Feest van het begin’. The prize was handed over in museum ‘Beelden aan Zee’ in Scheveningen.
Van Leeuwen had six competitors: Martin Bossenbroek (De Boerenoorlog), Jan Brokken (De vergelding), Wouter Godijn (Hoe ik een beroemde Nederlander werd), Ilja Leonard Pfeijffer (La Superba) and Allard Schröder (De dode arm).
Clarence Seedorf is still a little embittered when he thinks about his last period at the Dutch national team. He feels unrecognized by the former national coaches Marco van Basten and Bert van Marwijk.
The 37-year-old international, who at this moment plays as a midfielder at Botafago in Brazil, shared his reflections about that period on Monday evening in the program of Johan Derksen at RTL7.
“Van Basten made a big mistake with me,” Seedorf told. “I don’t say that he was a bad trainer, but I didn’t like the way how he treated the players. Bad people management.”
Kensington band won the 2013 MTV European Music Award (EMA) for Best Dutch Act.