Disasters Video story

What Hollywood disaster movies get right and wrong

Have you ever wondered how realistic are action movies when they talk about disasters? We tell you all about it!

Action movies about disasters are thrilling because they keep us on the edge of our seats. But how realistic are they? What do they get right or wrong compared to real-life cases?

On this episode, join Elzat Mamutalieva and Jamie Lesueur, two IFRC emergency specialists, who analyse impactful scenes from San Andreas and Dante’s Peak.

If you would like to check more information about safety guidelines and do’s and don’ts during disasters, please visit https://www.ifrc.org/what-disaster 


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