Cult favorite The Pet is a shocking dramatization, based on actual events, by director D. Stevens. The film follows a young woman who, in an emotion- al and financial crisis, succumbs to the charm of an aristocratic benefactor. Their relationship develops from her desire to be loved and his desire to overcome the loss of his beloved setter, a loyal and devoted pet. She agrees for a considerable sum of money to become his human pet, to sleep in a cage, never wear clothes, and to be led on a leash for a period of six-months. His desire to showcase his beautiful new pet, and to have her market value appraised, prompts him to place her on the Global Slave Market.