News of: Tuesday, August 03 2010,

'Pluk de Nacht' outdoor film festival starts on August 5 in Amsterdam

From August 5 to 15, the yearly 'Pluk de Nacht' outdoor film festival will start again.

The movies will be shown outside, after sunset (around 9.30 pm).

The outdoor film festival is on a peninsula in the river IJ, behind the Amsterdam Central Station. A movie is shown for free every night.

If the weather is bad, the movie will be shown in a tent.

All films except La Pivellina and Copacabana are either English spoken or subtitled.
The entire programme can be found on

After the film there will be tunes from a different DJ every night.

Location: Stenen Hoofd peninsula, a 10 minutes' walk from Central Station (see number 13 on this map)