DIVINE PIG WINS MERIT AWARD
The documentary Divine Pig by Hans Dortmans has been awarded the Merit Award in the category International Short Documentary at the Taiwan International Documentary Festival. The presentation of the Award was the 30th of October in Taichung.
Divine Pig tells the story of Dorus. As Dorus matures into his second year his owner has to decide whether the love for the pig runs deeper than the love for its meat. Despite its worldwide popularity, many find the pig unclean. Divine Pig takes a closer look at this most controversial animal, challenging our feelings about the pig and Dorus’ fate.