De Groene Amsterdammer Special

On Sunday 10 April, weekly news magazine De Groene Amsterdammer will present a special afternoon during the Movies that Matter Festival.

The Groene Amsterdammer editors selected the two documentaries Bigger Than Us and Duty of Care. Both film screenings will include a Q&A.

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Bigger Than Us

Flore Vasseur

Dutch-Indonesian environmental activist Melati (20) goes on a road trip, meeting young people who work for a better future. From Malawi to Brazil to Lebanon, young activists rise up for free speech, the environment, refugees and girls’ rights, and the right to education. Hopeful and inspirational.

Duty of Care

Nic Balthazar

Inspirational behind-the-scenes account of the court cases against Shell and the Dutch government to tackle climate change. With a starring role for understated but passionate lawyer Roger Cox. In two landmark cases, he establishes that catastrophic climate change can be made illegal.


13:00 - 15:15
Bigger Than Us + Q&A Pathé Buitenhof
16:00 - 17:45
Duty of Care + Q&A Pathé Buitenhof