ntibiotics constitute one of the most consequential medical advancements of the past century. We rely on them to battle infections and disease, and they’re often the first line of defense in emergency rooms and physician offices across the globe. But what happens when they stop working? This may sound like an apocalyptic premise, but the warning signs are undeniable. The new documentary short Antibiotic Resistance, produced by Australia’s ABCTV Catalyst series, examines this oncoming crisis from the inside.