The 33rd edition of Imagine took place from 12 to 22 April 2017. The theme of the 2017 edition was Fantastic Fashion. In a wide ranging and varied theme program, the festival focused on the role costumes and styling play in creating a fantastic illusion. Besides an extensive film program, there was a large fringe program with domestic and foreign guests.
Films featured as part of the theme "Fantastic Fashion"  Girl Asleep - Rosemary Myers (AU 2015)  The Girl With All The Gifts - Colm McCarthy (UK 2016)  Guardians - Sarik Andreasyan (RU 2017)  Molly - Thijs Meuwese & Colinda Bongers (CA 2017)  Opera - Dario Argento (IT 1987)  Samurai Rauni - Mika Rättö (FI 2016)  Skins - Eduardo Casanova (ES 2017)  Slash - Clay Liford (US 2016)  Suspiria - Dario Argento (IT 1977)
Special programming Filth and Loathing in Amsterdam - A double bill with the films The Greasy Strangler and Kuso. Imagine Fright Night - For one night only, Imagine deserts the stylish EYE and moves to Pathé de Munt for a horror night full of audience participation. Screening the surprising zombie film The Girl With All The Gifts, the Australian outback horror sensation Killing Ground and the both gory and psychedelic Red Christmas. The line-up of four films was completed by Maniac, a horror classic selected by the audience beforehand via social media.