I dive by myself.  I like it.



It’s quiet.

Whatever happens underwater when you break the surface, it puts me in a trance.  And then the quietness - if a shark swims by, you don’t hear it.



There’s no sound. It’s silent.

Directed by Josh Berry

Underwater Cinematography by Ron Elliott

Color by Chris Martin

Sound Design by Joel Raabe

Filmed & Edited by Josh Berry

Produced by Ron Elliott & Josh Berry

Presented by Marlin Ray





SF Shorts

October 17-19, 2019

Roxie Theater, San Francisco, California



Crested Butte Film Festival

September 26-29, 2019

Crested Butte, Colorado


Save the Waves Film Festival

World tour: July through November 2019


Arena Theater

Point Arena, California

August 3, 2019

* International Ocean Film Festival Tour.


Half Moon Bay Public Library

6:30pm on July 25, 2019

Half Moon Bay, California

* With live storytelling.


Point Reyes Premiere:

The Dance Palace

7pm on April 19, 2019

503 B Street, Point Reyes Station, California

* With storytelling by Ane Carla Rovetta & special guests.


San Francisco Public Library

Ortega Library

7pm on March 28, 2019

San Francisco, California

* Featuring live storytelling by the great Ane Carla Rovetta


San Francisco Premiere:

International Ocean Film Festival

March 7 - 9, 2019

Cowell Theatre, San Francisco, California


West Coast Premiere:

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

February 9, 2019

Santa Barbara, California


South America Premiere:

Anfiteatro Pablo Neruda

Parque Metropolitano de Santiago

December 8, 2018

Santiago, Chile


World Premiere:

Adventure Film Festival

October 7, 2018

Boulder, Colorado


Near Miss will be available online in late 2019.


Watch Near Miss teaser:


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