If anything, the Netherlands Film Festival is known for the Grolsch Golden Calves Gala. Nominees are eligible for the highest attainable honour in Dutch cinema, the Golden Calf. On Monday 27 September, the announcement of the nominations for the Golden Calves can be watched live via filmfestival.nl. The presentation of the Golden Calves can be watched live on Friday 1 October via filmfestival.nl, NPO Start and a special edition of Op1, in association with NPO and BNNVARA.