Industry Venues

    Scroll down to find more information about all the Industry Venues during IDFA 2017. Also you will find more information about how to get around in Amsterdam. You can also look at the venues on the downloadable venue map and via Google Maps.


    Pathé Tuschinski – Reguliersbreestraat 26

    Pathé de Munt – Vijzelstraat 15

    EYE – IJpromenade 1

    Vlaams Cultuurhuis de Brakke Grond – Nes 45

    Melkweg – Lijnbaansgracht 234a

    De Kleine Komedie – Amstel 56-58

    Koninklijk Theater Carré – Amstel 115-125

    Het Ketelhuis – Pazzanistraat 4

    De Balie – Kleine-Gartmanplantsoen 10

    Podium Mozaïek – Bos en Lommerweg 191

    Tolhuistuin – IJpromenade 2

    Bijlmer Parktheater – Anton de Komplein 240

    DeLaMar Theater – Marnixstraat 402

    Industry Venues

    Café de Jaren – Nieuwe Doelenstraat 20

    Festival Cafe & Restaurant/Guests Meet Guests

    Zuiderkerk – Zuiderkerkhof 72

    Guest Meet Guests/IDFA Forum Lunches/Filmmakers dinner

    Hotel NH Carlton – Vijzelstraat 4, 1st floor

    Industry Office/Guest Services/Guest Box Office

    Compagnietheater – Kloveniersburgwal 50

    IDFA Forum/IDFAcademy

    Arti et Amicitiae – Rokin 112

    Docs for Sale

    NFA – Markenplein 1

    IDFA Film Academy Day

    Vlaams Cultuurhuis de Brakke Grond – Nes 45

    IDFA DocLab

    Koninklijk Theater Carré – Amstel 115-125

    Opening Night

    Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam – Leidseplein 26

    Awards Ceremony & Ball

    Het Groene Paleis – Rokin 65

    Forum kick-off drinks

    De Rode Hoed – Keizersgracht 10


    Hotel NH Carlton – Vijzelstraat 4

    Volkshotel – Wibautstraat 150

    Mercure Amsterdam Centre Canal District – Noorderstraat 46

    The Albus Hotel – Vijzelstraat 49

    Hampshire Hotel Rembrandt Square – Amstelstraat 17

    Getting Around

    The closest public transport stop to the Industry Office is Muntplein. From there all primary screening locations, industry venues and most hotels are within walking distance.

    Trams (denoted by yellow lines on the map) and metros (with stops noted with M) operate until approximately 12:30 a.m. The Buiksloterweg ferries between Central Station and EYE/Tolhuistuin go all night long. Both taxis and cars through various transportation apps are easily available.

    An OV-Chip Card is necessary to use all public transport in the Netherlands. You can purchase an anonymous card at all train stations, subway stations, as well as many tobacco shops and supermarkets.

    MacBike offers guests of IDFA a 10% discount on bikes rentals. Grabbing a rental bike is a super easy and comfortable way to get around the city. Shops MacBike has four shops near the festival locations:

    Central Station (De Ruyterkade 34 B)
    Oosterdok (Oosterdokskade 151-I)
    Waterlooplein (Waterlooplein 199)
    Leidseplein (Weteringschans 2)

    Opening hours: Daily from 9:00 until 17:45 hours. More information on