Every year in Pakistan more than 100 people, most of them women, are known to be victims of acid attacks, while numerous other cases go unreported. With little or no access to reconstructive surgery, survivors are left physically and emotionally scarred. This extended version of an Oscar-winning film follows pioneering British plastic surgeon Mohammad Jawad as he travels to the country to treat two victims, 39-year-old Zakia and 23-year-old Rukhsana, who were both maimed by their husbands.
Saving Face: True Stories. Channel 4: 10.00pm
Story by Sheena McGinley | 18:02 | Wednesday 16th January 2013 | TV Highlights
Sitting On a Fortune
Brand new series for TV3 tonight with Brian Dowling presenting and as you may have guessed from the title, it's a game...TV3 |
The Jonathan Ross Show
Wossy got off to a flying start last week with this new series of his show, and it should be more of the same tonight...UTV |
RTE 2: 9.10pm
Daniel Day-Lewis stars in this nineties Irish flick, and when this fella is in a movie, you can pretty much guarantee...RTE 2 |
BBC One: 8.20pm
This episode sounds pretty damn great even for those that aren't a fan of the time travelling Doctor. The human race wake up...BBC One |
We have our All Ireland champions and given out the medals to our GAA All Stars, so why not have a bit of friendly...TG4 |
Friends With Benefits
Channel 4: 11.00pm
About three of these 'so you're sleeping with your mate' romantic comedies all seem to have come out at the same time...