Diving Deep: The Life and Times of Mike deGruy
The Dauphin Island Sea Lab Foundation Trustees invite you to the Alabama premiere of
Diving Deep: The Life and Times of Mike DeGruy on Thursday, May 16. General admission doors open at 6:00 p.m. Movie begins at 6:30pm and will be held at the Arthur R. Outlaw Mobile Convention Center Ballroom.
Mobile native filmmaker and explorer Mike deGruy is remembered in the film Diving Deep: The Life and Times of Mike deGruy. His wife and filmmaking partner, Mimi Armstrong deGruy, wrote , directed and produced this award winning feature length documentary about the irrepressible biologist turned filmmaker.
He was becoming increasingly outspoken as an environmental activist when he died tragically in a helicopter crash in Australia while filming for director James Cameron. The film celebrates his remarkable career but it also highlights what he believed passionately at the time of his death: we are destroying the ocean before we even know whats there.
Tickets for reception to meet filmmaker Mimi deGruy and admission to movie is $50 and limited to 100 participants. The reception is from 5:30 - 6:30pm. General admission tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door. To purchase tickets now, click here.
Proceeds for the event will go to the Dauphin Island Sea Lab Foundation to sustain the Mike deGruy scholarship. For more Information please call 251-307-5903 or visit the website at sealabfoundation.org.