The Annual Dutch Film Festival > september 27 - october 6, 2006
Every feature, documentary and short made in the Netherlands over the past 12 months, plus a selection of TV dramas, animated films, commercials and student movies are shown in cinemas throughout the city of Utrecht. Mind you, these films are mostly Dutch spoken!
Location: Utrecht, check website for exact locations
Directions: Trains from Amsterdam Central Station
Website: www.filmfestival.nl ( link opens in new window)
The Golden Calf, the prestigious award for Dutch cinema, was designed in 1980 by artist Theo Mackaay. Since 1981 the Golden Calf is awarded every year to Dutch film makers, scriptwriters, producers and actors. The statue is 33 cm in height and is cast from bronze.