Movies that Matter Festival 2013Festivals / The Hague
March 21-27, Various times, see website
Aptly taking place in The Hague, the City of Peace and Justice, the Movies that Matter Festival presents a programme with nearly 70 diverse films where human rights take centre stage.
The international film and debate festival showcases feature length and short films along with documentaries and animated films from international directors, covering topics like gay rights in Uganda and women's rights in India.
Film screenings will take place at two locations in The Hague: Filmhuis Den Haag and Theater aan het Spui.
This spring, a selection films will tour different cities throughout Netherlands until May 2013.
Check the complete list of the extended screenings to find what films are playing in your city!
› Live music
› Photography exhibition
Movie still from 'The Act of Killing' (Opening Film)
› A Matter of ACT: Ten documentaries portraying human rights activists
- Call me Kuchu
- Camp 14: Total Control Zone
› Camera Justitia: Eight films and related debates about international law
- The Act of Killing
- Justice for my Sister
- Wikileaks: Secrets and Lies