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FreedivingJulie Gautier's New Short Film 'Ama' To Premiere March 8th

Julie Gautier’s New Short Film ‘Ama’ To Premiere March 8th


Underwater filmmaker Julie Gautier’s latest short film, titled “Ama” after the Japanese pearl divers, is slated for a worldwide premiere on March 8th, International Women’s Day.

Gautier is best known for her co-directing the Beyoncé and Arrow Benjamin music video “Runnin'” that features her beau, freediver Guillaume Nery.

Her new film “Ama” is designed as a tribute to women and will be premiered in more than 40 public screenings around the world on March 8th. The following day, the film will be uploaded to the couple’s official Facebook, Vimeo and Youtube accounts.

For info on a screening near you, check out Gautier’s Facebook page.

And if you’ve never seen her work, check out the “Runnin'” video below, as well has her “Free Fall” and “Ocean Gravity” videos that also feature Nery.

Naughty Boy ft. Beyoncé, Arrow Benjamin - Runnin' (Lose It All) [Official Video]

Guillaume Nery base jumping at Dean's Blue Hole, filmed on breath hold by Julie Gautier

OCEAN GRAVITY - Guillaume Néry / Julie Gautier

John Liang
John Liang
John Liang is the News Editor at He first got the diving bug while in High School in Cairo, Egypt, where he earned his PADI Open Water Diver certification in the Red Sea off the Sinai Peninsula. Since then, John has dived in a volcanic lake in Guatemala, among white-tipped sharks off the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, and other places including a pool in Las Vegas helping to break the world record for the largest underwater press conference.