Discover the story and legacy of free-diver Jacques Mayol, whose life became the inspiration for Luc Besson’s cult-movie “The Big Blue”. Dolphin Man draws us into the world of Jacques Mayol, capturing his compelling journey and immersing viewers into the sensory and transformative experience of free-diving. The film weaves together stunning contemporary underwater photography of the world’s leading free-divers with intimate testimonies of Mayol’s closest friends and rare film archive, to discover how the "dolphin man" brought a new consciousness to our relationship to the sea and to inner-selves.
AVAILABLE WITH ENGLISH, GREEK, FRENCH, ITALIAN, SWEDISH AND DUTCH SUBTITLES
Directed by Lefteris Charitos
HELLENIC FILM ACADEMY Award for Best Documentary, LA GREEK FILM FESTIVAL Award for Best Documentary