Lisa Vanderpump releases Yulin documentary after moving Real Housewives of Beverly Hills to tears
Lisa Vanderpump moved her Real Housewives of Beverly Hills co-stars to tears when she held a screening of her new documentary on Monday's episode.
Now the reality star and animal activist has released The Road to Yulin... and Beyond on Prime Video in a bid to spread awareness about her a cause close to her heart.
Emotional: Lisa Vanderpump cried while watching her documentary, The Road to Yulin... and Beyond, on Monday's episode
Tough material: Camille Grammer had to look away during the film
The team at her non-profit, The Vanderpump Dog Foundation, has made several mission trips to China to expose the torture that occurs during the annual Yulin Dog Meat Festival, and the documentary chronicles their work.
Vanderpump and her husband Ken Todd have long campaigned for years to end the dogmeat trade in China and their documentary was featured at LA Awareness Festival.
Kyle Richards, Lisa Rinna, Camille Grammer, Dorit Kemsley, Erika Girardi and Teddi Mellencamp were among the stars to turn out to support her at the screening.
'Barbaric': Vanderpump's documentary exposes the torture that occurs during the annual Yulin Dog Meat Festival in China
'You can't even fathom that this is happening in our world,' said Teddi later said.
Ahead of the film's release, Vanderpump said: 'I hope to not only bring more attention to what is happening in Yulin, but also educate and inspire a new generation to fight this barbaric practice.'
The film features a song written by Diane Warren and performed by Leona Lewis called '(We All Are) Looking for Home'.
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