“Nureongi” explores the history and culture of dog meat consumption in South Korea and its complex and controversial existence in a modern society. Filmed over the course of two years with extraordinary access, the documentary follows the exploration of a proud Korean-American woman’s search to understand her homeland’s preservation of this tradition and her mission to rescue “meat dogs.”


  • Kevin S. Bright Director Friends, Never Too Late: The Doc Severinsen Story
  • Sean Bradley Producer Asperger’s Are Us, Paddleton
  • Jordan Salvatoriello Producer Best and Most Beautiful Things


  • Project Type: Documentary, Feature
  • Runtime: 1 hour 12 minutes
  • Country of Filming: Korea, Republic of
  • Language: Korean
  • Shooting Format: HD
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Film Color: Color