This is not your usual film festival. During the last week of March, Amnesty International tries to create awareness for poignant situations on our planet. The film festival is held in and around the ‘Filmhuis’ in the center of The Hague and attracts several thousand visitors each year.
- Cinema as a tool to combat indifference.
- Formerly the Amnesty International Film Festival.
- All movies at the Filmhuis in The Hague.
Movies with a Message
Movies that Matter is a film festival where Amnesty International does more than just showing a movie. It’s a platform where human rights and human dignity are at stake. By adding debates and talk shows people can interact with and learn from Amnesty International.
More than Movies
During the film festival in The Hague you can watch movies, participate in talk shows and debates and enjoy music performances and the movie awards ceremony. Tickets are sold on the spot at the Filmhuis in the center of The Hague.