The Square - Discussion with Dutch journalist Rena Netjes and cinematographer Mohamed Hamdy

Square, The
Voertaal: Engels

When & where?

zaterdag 22 maart 2014 - 19:30
Theater aan het Spui Kleine Zaal

Rena Netjes, a Dutch journalist who has a process running in Cairo due to an accusation of terrorism, tells about her experiences as a correspondent in a country where reporting isn't as simple as it seems. Also present is the cinematographer of The Square, Mohamed Hamdy.

Rena Netjes is Arabist and Egypt & Libya Correspondent for BNR Nieuwsradio, Parool Newspaper. The Dutch journalist has fled Egypt after it emerged she was one of 20 journalists accused of "fabricating news" and being party to an alleged terrorist plot.

Mohamed Hamdy is a New York Film Academy Documentary graduate and cinematographer of The Square.

Read more about The Square activist Ahmed Hassan.