The Descent (2005): Film Screening and Outdoor Risk Management Discussion

The Descent (2005): Film Screening and Outdoor Risk Management Discussion

Contact: Ms. Patricia A. Lynn, 540-375-2579

Join Outdoor Adventures for a screening of the horror movie The Descent (2005). Afterwards, we will analyze scenes throughout the film for risk management strategies and approaches that the characters took that either increased or decreased risk. Learn fundamentals behind outdoor risk management theory while also enjoying one of the best horror films about the outdoors. Snacks will be provided.

Film description: “A year after a severe emotional trauma, Sarah (Shauna Macdonald) goes to North Carolina to spend some time exploring caves with her friends; after descending underground, the women find strange cave paintings and evidence of an earlier expedition, then learn they are not alone: Underground predators inhabit the crevasses, and they have a taste for human flesh.”