If you love dogs, so if you’re human, get ready to have all the feels with this upcoming Netflix series.
Netflix has dropped the first trailer for Dogs (seriously, that’s all you need in the title to entice us), a six-episode series that looks at the bond between people and their canine buddies. The series will be covering stories from across the world, including Syria, Japan, Costa Rica, Italy and the US, with stories ranging from a certified dog partnered with a young girl to detect her potentially impending seizures, to a man on a mission to be reunited with the dog he was forced to leave behind when fleeing Syria, to the folks in the Costa Rican rainforest doing everything they can to house thousands of dogs and save them from living on the streets.
Yeah, it’s going to be one emotional watch. All six episodes of Dogs, featuring direction from acclaimed documentary filmmakers such as Amy Berg (Deliver Us From Evil), Roger Ross Williams (Life Animated) and Heidi Ewing (Jesus Camp), will be arriving on November 16.
Netflix’s official synopsis for Dogs:
An elegant, engaging and cinematic verite documentary series celebrating the deep emotional bonds between people and their beloved four-legged best friends. The series tracks six incredible stories from across the globe including Syria, Japan, Costa Rica, Italy and the US—each proving that the unconditional love one feels for their dog is a beautiful universal truth.
With episodes helmed by critically acclaimed directors including: Academy Award-nominated Amy Berg (Deliver Us From Evil), Academy Award-winning Roger Ross Williams (Life Animated, Music by Prudence), Academy Award-nominated Heidi Ewing (Jesus Camp, One of Us), Emmy Award-winning Richard Hankin (The Jinx) and Academy Award-winners T.J. Martin and Daniel Lindsay (Undefeated), Dogs takes us on an inspirational journey exploring the remarkable, perhaps even magical qualities that have given these animals such a special place in all of our hearts.
Dogs is a Netflix Original Documentary Series, developed as a documentary series by Glen Zipper. Academy Award-nominated Amy Berg, of Disarming Films and Zipper, of Zipper Bros Films, serve as executive producers.