- Joni Eareckson Tada, disabled as a teenager in a diving accident, has been a paraplegic for over 40 years.
- They are a comfortable and close-knit family, but suddenly their tranquility is shattered when son Andrea is killed in a freak diving accident.
- The film tells about Jacques Mayol's (Jean-Marc Barr) love for the sea.He still wants to live by, or even in, the sea, even though his father died in a diving accident when Jacques was young.
- I saw the whole accident with my own eyes.
- The accident put an untimely end to the party.
- He stands shivering on the brink, wait to dive in.