From 25 March until 3 April 2022 in The Hague, at eight satellite locations and online!
The Movies that Matter Festival has several competitions in which international juries hand out awards to the winning film or director: Activist, Camera Justitia, Dutch Movies Matter, Grand Jury Documentary, Grand Jury Fiction and Students' Choice. Read more about them and see the competing films.
Every year, during the Movies that Matter Festival, we also show secondary and vocational education students and MBO students films with an in-depth programme. The screenings will take place in Amsterdam on Wednesday 16 and Thursday 17 March, and in The Hague from Monday 28 to Thursday 31 March. For more information, visit the Education...
We are proud to announce the festival’s first film title and world premiere: Wij praten niet by Marjolein Busstra. A confronting documentary of in-depth conversations between therapists and youngsters who are entangled in the complex network of sexual violence and exploitation. It takes us into the inner struggle of four characters in their process to break free...
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