Audience Feedback Movies that Matter Festival 2023

Dear festival visitor,

The festival edition of the Movies that Matter Festival of the year 2023 is over! We hope you enjoyed the films, talks and more, and that you celebrated film with others. We are curious to learn about how you experienced the MtMF 2023. Your feedback will be used to make our next festival even better. Participation in our audience survey takes a maximum of 10 minutes. Your individual answers will not be shared with third parties and will be treated anonymously with care. By completing this questionnaire you give MtMF permission to use the information you provide to improve the event. When you share your email address with us, you also have a chance to win great prizes, including one month membership of CineMember and unique festival merchandise!

Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts with us and we hope to see you again next year, on behalf of the entire Movies that Matter Festival team!

Publieksonderzoek MtMF23 ENG


If you have been to the MtMF before, have you attended any of these editions during the COVID-19 pandemic? If you have not been to the MtMF before, fill in 'not applicable'.

Personal interest

We are curious about the reason behind your visit to the festival. Which of the topics below were you interested in prior to the festival?
When do you find a film about human rights (particularly) interesting?

Experience before the start of MtMF23

How did you hear about this festival edition? Check all answers that apply.
How did you put together your film program prior to the festival? You can choose multiple answers.
How was your experience of orienting yourself on a movie or event on
How did you find buying tickets on
A ticket for a cinema screening during MtMF 2023 costs €12.50 (without discount). What do you think of this price?


You could follow various (film) programs at MtMF 2023. Each of these programs had its own framework, selection of films and in-depth programme. Which of the following MtMF 2023 programs are you familiar with? Multiple answers are correct.


MtMF wants to improve the accessibility of the festival locations and the website content of for visitors with a disability. These are, for example: visual impairments, auditory impairments, mobility impairments, cognitive impairments, (mental) health problems, unseen handicaps, etc. Do you have a handicap or impairment?
If you have an audiovisual impairment, how accessible was the content on to you?
Is there sufficient information on about the accessibility of our festival?
Have you used the apps Earcatch (audio description for the blind/visually impaired) and/or Subcatch (subtitles for the deaf/audio impaired)?
If you have used the Earcatch app, how do you rate this experience?
Indien je gebruik hebt gemaakt van de app Subcatch, hoe beoordeel je deze ervaring?
How accessible were the locations you visited during the festival?

Beoordeling festival

How satisfied were you with the films and programs selected for the festival?
To what extent, in your opinion, do the pre- and post-discussions of the films contribute to the festival?
How would you describe the film festival using the words below? Multiple answers possible.
What impact has the festival had on your daily life? Multiple answers possible.
Are you considering visiting the festival again next year?

Stichting Movies that Matter

Did you know that the Movies that Matter foundation does more than just organize the annual film festival?
MtM considers film an essential part of the personal and cultural development of young people. Did you know that MtMF has a year-round education program?
In addition to the education program, MtM also organizes film screenings in Dutch cities all year round and in collaboration with partners. What do you know about this?
Where else have you seen Movies that Matter?

Visitor profile

MtMF is committed to diversity and inclusion, something that has been in our DNA since the festival was founded. To learn more about the diversity of the festival, we would like to ask you a few more personal questions. Are you willing to answer these for us? Note: Your individual answers will not be shared with third parties, and will be treated anonymously and with care. If you are not willing to answer the questions, you can select the option 'I prefer not to answer this question'.
How do you usually watch movies? Multiple options possible.
How do you usually inform yourself about the current film offer? Multiple answers possible.
Which media do you regularly watch or read? Select up to three options that you watch or read the most.
Which 2 social media do you use the most?
What gender do you identify with?
What age category are you part of?
What is your highest level of education within this list?
In which sector do you work?
How did you travel to the MtMF 2023 event venues? Multiple answers possible.

Thank you!

Thank you very much for your participation in this research. By leaving your e-mail address, you have a chance to win great prizes, such as a month free membership on Cinemember (50x) and festival merchandise (tote bags, shirts, pins). We will contact the winners within a month of the festival. Do you want to have a chance to win this?
Would you like to be kept informed about Movies that Matter via our newsletter? For example, we provide information about the upcoming festival in 2024, film events throughout the year, films that can be seen on or other updates. We only use this information to send you the newsletter and you can unsubscribe at any time.
Thank you again for completing this questionnaire and thus for your contribution to the quality of our festival. We look forward to seeing you at the next edition of our festival and at one of our year-round events and screenings. Check out our website for more information about our organization: