Science on Screen: Last Breath
Last Breath (2018, Not Rated) is the story of a commercial diver who is stranded on the seabed with 5 minutes of oxygen, but no chance of rescue for more than 30 minutes. With access to amazing archive, this is the true story of one man’s impossible fight for survival.
There will be a pre-film discussion with Dr. Heather Bennet, where she will discuss humanity’s relationship to its most indispensable element: oxygen. She will delve into the way oxygen allows life to thrive and how our nervous system responds to environmental changes and stress.