Season one of the Discovery Channel documentary series in which real life personal dramas are re-enacted by actors The episodes included in the series are &39;Lost on the Mountain&39; &39;Escape from the Amazon&39; &39;Thrown to the Lions&39; &39;Swept Away&39; &39;Kidnap in the Killing Fields&39; and &39;Jaws of Death&39;
Ten extraordinary true stories of human survival from around the world which focus on one of our most basic human instincts and leave the audience asking – Would I have survived in the same circumstances? Each film narrates a unique and exceptional feat of survival. We focus on the moral dilemmas crucial moments chance events and life-or-death decisions of our survivors. Some stories come from the world of the professional adventurer and extreme sports the men and women who deliberately push the envelope of danger. Compelling first person testimony is brought to life with the highest quality dramatic reconstructions filmed in extreme locations across the globe.