“Back on Board: Greg Louganis”, the documentary about the greatest diver of all time will be projected at the Thessaloniki Music Hall, at a special screening organized by Centre for Life.
The film traces the story of Greg Louganis from a difficult childhood, through his Olympic conquests, to a transformative post-Olympic life, outlining the discrimination and other obstacles he has faced throughout his remarkable journey. “Back on Board: Greg Louganis” has gained critical acclaim at prestigious film festivals around the United States. It won the audience award at the Outfest Los Angeles Film Festival and the Connecticut LGBT Film Festival, and was named best documentary feature film at the Annapolis Film Festival, in addition to capturing the award for best editing at the Salem Film Festival. The Los Angeles Examiner called the film “A perfect 10,” and “a master class in documentary filmmaking,” while the Hollywood Reporter wrote, “Anyone who doubts that documentaries can have the dramatic and emotional power of the best narrative films should see the Greg Louganis doc ‘Back on Board’,” describing it as a “rich, satisfying story, skillfully told.”
Admission is free with free of charge priority tickets (tel: 2310237040)