De Pen en het Zwaard

Kees Schaap

World premiere

Festival year: 2016

In the brand new television series De Pen en het Zwaard (The pen and the sword) Dutch journalist Fidan Ekiz travels to various countries, dictatorships and conflict areas to talk to independent journalists about journalism under pressure. Movies that Matter will screen the world premiere of the episodes about Colombia and Russia.



Netherlands, The 2016, 90 min.

Television Series,

Spoken language: Dutch, English, Russian, Spanish

Subtitles: English


Episode One / VARA /

Talkshows & debates

Daily Matters Talk Show FREEDOM OF PRESS

Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 21:00

In de Daily Matters Talk show FREEDOM OF PRESS presenter Elena Lindemans will talk to Afghan photographers Farzana Wahidy and Massoud Hossaini (Frame by Frame), Fidan Ekiz (De Pen en het Zwaard) and Cathrine Gyldensted (constructive j

De Pen en het Zwaard: worldpremiere - Q&A with Kees Schaap and Fidan Ekiz

Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 18:45

Q&A with filmdirector Kees Schaap and Fidan Ekiz. Moderated by Leon Willems, director at Free Press Unlimited