On Tour

With Movies that Matter On Tour we bring our favourite festival films to movie theatres throughout The Netherlands. Every month we present a striking film with an introduction, debate or Q&A.

October: Here We Are

October: Here We Are

Aharon takes care of his autistic son Uri. When Uri has to move to an institution, father and son run away. But where are they going? And what do they hope to find? Emotional, carefully told story about the dilemma’s of being a parent to a child with a disorder.

November: Antigone

November: Antigone

Antigone and her siblings fled from Algeria to Canada when they were small. When one day Antigone’s older brother is unjustly killed by the police, and her other brother faces deportation, she concocts a dangerous plan to save the family. Compassionate drama about sacrifice, justice and the immigrant experience.

December: The Dilemma of Desire

December: The Dilemma of Desire

The clitoris is the only body part meant purely for pleasure. Still, despite its singular function, many people have no idea how it works or what it looks like. The Dilemma of Desire changes that once and for all. A warm and fascinating plea for sexual freedom and awareness.

January: Colombia in My Arms

January: Colombia in My Arms

Visually strong documentary about Colombia after the peace agreement between the government and the FARC guerrilla’s. Will the fragile peace deal survive the distrust and rancour built up by decades of war? With elections coming up, some politicians hope to gain from exploiting the tensions even further.