In the spotlight

NFF proudly introduces ‘NFF English’, a programme specifically designed for the non-Dutch speaking public and encompasses all films, talks, presentations and events that are accessible to English speakers. ‘NFF English’ is made up of subtitled Dutch blockbusters and auteur films, original English spoken films by Dutch film makers, interesting talks, interactive exhibitions and festive events.


  • Festival premieres

    Like every other year, the Nederlands Film Festival proudly presents a number of productions that have not been shown anywhere else. Be the first of your friends to see these gems.

    View premieres at #NFF2018
  • 7 Favourite Features

    Missed out on the big features last year? Come and see them at the NFF, this time with English subtitles. With this list you will be prepared for the upcoming festival.

    What are the 7 Favourite Features?

Professionals in the picture

Each year, NFF attracts nationally and internationallly renowned expert filmmakers to give masterclasses about their work.


  • 12 Dazzling Documentaries

    From intimate artist’s lives to the harsh realities of labour (HOOP & HEIMWEE), illness (THE PILOT’S MASK) and incarceration (AMERICAN JAIL). NFF’s English documentary selection is on point. From long documentaries to short documentaries.

    Take a look at this dazzling list
  • The evening of Adriaan de Jongh | NFF Blikverruimers

    Sunday 30 September, 19:00 – 21:30.

    Meet the maker of the iPad-game of the year (Adriaan de Jongh of the acclaimed searching game Hidden Folks), besides other independent game designers.

    Check out this evening

  • Public premiere THE VOICE OF HOLLAND by John Appel

    Saturday 29 September, 19:00 – 20:40.

    Red carpet event, simultaneously with the official premiere of the documentary THE VOICE OF HOLLAND: The state of the country on the basis of wedding speeches, funerals and meetings. Despite all the affluence, an image looms of a country in a state of moral confusion. What exactly are we afraid of?

    More info and tickets
  • Nominees for the Golden Calf for Best Feature Film

    The Golden Calf Competitions is like the Oscars in the Netherlands. Find the nominated films here and come and watch them at NFF 2018!

    View nominees

Day to day highlights of screenings accessible for English speakers:

Thursday 27 September:
Friday 28 September:
Saturday 29 September:
Sunday 30 September:
Monday 1 October:
Tuesday 2 October:
Wednesday 3 October:
Thursday 4 October:
Daily free access:

View full English programme Attend NFF English Facebook-event