3 on the Road

Combating Torture in Egypt
Cairo 11/3/2003

Cinema and Human Rights

“Three On the Road” Film as an Example

The Human Rights Center for the Assistance of Prisoners (HRCAP) organizes a literary evening on Thursday, March 20, 2003.The literary evening will include movie show for the film “Three On the Road” as well as a colloquium on the circumstances surrounding the film’s production and the role the cinema in establishing and strengthening human rights principles.

Dr. Nagi Fawzi will present the main discussion paper. The following film stars will join the discussions:


1-The Honorable Actress: Aida Riad.

2-The Honorable Director: Dr. Mohamed Al-Qalioubi.


The film will be shown between 5.00 PM and 7.00 PM. At the Lotus hall at Pyramisa Hotel. The discussion will immediately after the movie and will be followed by a tea break.

It is worth mentioning that, this the Twelfth colloquium organized by the HRCAP, the other eleven colloquiums which the HRCAP has organized were during the months of May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December 2002, January and February 2003, in which the following films have been showed and discussed:

“AL Karanak”, “Al Hurub”, “Al Mazag”, “Al Afokato”, “Halawat Al Ruh”, “Wara El Shams”, “Al Sarakha” “ Ehna Botea Al atobees” “AL Bedaya”, “Kalam Fi AlMamnou” and “The Innocent”.

This colloquium is organized within the framework of the HRCAP campaign against the Phenomena of Torture. The campaign includes discussions, colloquiums and literary evenings as well as exhibitions.

The Human Rights Center for the Assistance of Prisoners.


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