CAGED, 14min., USA
Directed by Sarah J Cordner
Approximately 500,000 to 1,000,000 dogs are slaughtered in South Korea each year. "Caged" is a student documentary following the controversial subject of the South Korean dog meat trade. Through its compelling storytelling and insightful plot, the film urges viewers to reconsider their beliefs and engage in dialogues about animal protection, cultural heritage, and the decisions we make when tradition meets modernity.