Cinekid Amsterdam


What is Cinekid?

Cinekid is the worlds largest media festival for children! Read more about our mission and vision here

When is the next Cinekid Festival?

The Cinekid Festival takes place during the autumn break, between 19 and 25 October 2019 in Amsterdam, and between 12 and 27 October in 35 different cities accross the Netherlands.

When is Cinekid on Tour?

Cinekid on Tour can be found at almost 40 locations throughout the Netherlands with films, workshops and media installations. It takes place during the annual autumn break, between 12 and 27 October 2019. Bear in mind: these dates can vary per location. 

How old do you have to be to go to the Cinekid Festival?

Everyone is welcome at Cinekid! We have a fun programme planned for kids aged between 3 and 14. But there are kids of 15 and 16 years old that still enjoy Cinekid. 

When does the ticket sale for the Cinekid Festival start?

Our online ticket sale starts Thursday 3 October. Stay up to date on our programme by checking our website, social media or newsletter. 

Is Cinekid only active during the autumn break?

Definitely not. We have interesting activities in your neighbourhood or school year round. More information on these activities can be found here

What is Cinekid for Professionals?

With its laser focus trained on children’s media, Cinekid for Professionals (CfP) is the essential international industry event for producers, directors, broadcasters, distributors, academics, institutes, funding bodies, journalists, researchers and artists, all working within the children’s sector.

Can I enter the competitions?

You're very welcome to. There are multiple competitions you can partake in. You can do this by going to our entry page

Other questions

Can I work at Cinekid?

Cinekid is always looking for volunteers to help during the festival. Send an email with your name, age and background to vrijwilligers@cinekid.nl.

When there are jobs available, you can find them at our job offers.

Still don't have an answer to your question? Contact us by sending an email to info@cinekid.nl