A deep-sea diving trip at one of the world’s most remote spots becomes a fight for survival for sisters Drew and May when a catastrophic landslide sends rocks tumbling into the sea. After being struck by the rockfall, May now lies 28 meters below the surface, trapped by debris and unable to move. With dangerously low levels of oxygen, it is up to Drew to fight for her sister’s life. She must put her own life in jeopardy and risk paying the ultimate sacrifice. But with no help in sight, time is quickly running out.
RLJE Films distributes in the US. RLJE Films Chief Acquisitions Officer Mark Ward was quoted saying: “THE DIVE is a suspenseful and thrilling descent into the great unknown that we cannot wait to share with audiences this summer. We’re excited to partner with Protagonist, augenschein and the outstanding film team on this deep-sea adventure turned living nightmare.”
Filmed in Malta and Germany.
One of the film’s producers was quoted saying: “THE DIVE takes audiences on an immersive journey of survival where the human body and mind are pushed to the limit, filled with breathtaking action and from the perspective of two female leads with rich character arcs.”
This is an English-language German “survival thriller.”
RLJE Films released The Dive in Theaters and on VOD on August 25, 2023.
RLJE Films released The Dive on Blu-ray and DVD on October 17, 2023.
Director: Maximilian Erlenwein