DOG MEAT FREE

The Dog Meat Free film tells the story of the dangers and spread of rabies that could threaten human health in the dog meat trade and the illegal practice of buying and selling dogs from endemic rabies to rabies free areas in Indonesia. The brutal, unhygienic slaughter and slaughter of meat, and the consumption of meat from rabies-positive animals, put humans at risk of death. The rise of dog meat trade in Indonesia, especially in Yogyakarta and Central Java, makes it difficult for the government to free Indonesia from rabies in 2020. Human deaths due to rabies are directly related to involvement in slaughtering, slaughtering meat, handling and even consumption of meat from infected dogs. . Many people who think that by consuming food made from dog meat can cure disease and increase stamina. The Dog Meat Free Indonesia Coalition, which consists of several animal-loving communities, continues to end the practice of dog meat trade.

  • Pepie Grisna Vikar Surri
    Director
  • Pepie Grisna Vikar Surri
    Writer
  • Pepie Grisna Vikar Surri
    Producer
  • Karin Franken
    Key Cast
    "Resource Person"
  • Mustika Chandra
    Key Cast
    "Resource Person"
  • Drh Andre Lisnawan
    Key Cast
    "Resource Person"
  • Pak Jenal
    Key Cast
    "Resource Person"
  • Tri Adi Prasetyo
    Cinematographer
  • Tri Adi Prasetyo
    Editor
  • Erwin Prasetya Kurniawan
    Editor
  • Agung Rasyid
    Editor
  • Pandu Maulana N
    Audio Mixing
  • Pepie Grisna Vikar Surri
    Research Team
  • Tri Adi Prasetyo
    Research Team
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Feature, Short, Student, Other
  • Genres:
    Investigation, Documentary, Animal
  • Runtime:
    18 minutes 35 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 27, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    105,938 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Indonesia
  • Country of Filming:
    Indonesia
  • Language:
    Indonesian
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes
Director - Pepie Grisna Vikar Surri
Director Statement

The government has promised to eradicate rabies by 2020, while the dog trade as consumption material is still rife in Indonesia. Dogs are captured, bound and transported to supply slaughterhouses and restaurants in various regions. Society thinks that consuming dog meat can cure various diseases. The dog trade is one of the main factors spreading rabies that threatens people's safety. Indonesia will not be able to be free of rabies by 2020 if the dog trade as consumption material continues.