and the winners are...
On Wednesday evening the A Matter of ACT Award ceremony took place on the VARA stage at the Theater aan het Spui.
This year's laureates are: The Man Who Mends Women , a documentary about the Congolese Dr. Denis Mukwege, winner of the Golden Butterfly for Best Film in Amnesty's main programme at the festival.
The A Matter of ACT Human Rights Award went to Maryam and Zainab Al-Khawaja, the two sisters from Bahrein fighting for democracy and freedom in their country, portraited in the documentary We Are the Giant.
And a special mention went to The Abominable Crime focusing on the situation of LBGTI in Jamaica.