The Gabby Douglas Story

Director: Gregg Champion
Country: USA
Year: 2014
Running Time: 86min.
Language: English

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The story of the international gymnastics phenomenon who overcame overwhelming odds to become the first African American ever to be named Individual All-Around Champion in artistic gymnastics at the Olympic Games.

About the Director

Gregg Champion

Biography: After attending the USC School of Cinema, Gregg Champion apprenticed with several directors including Blake Edwards, Nicholas Roeg, and John Badham, with whom he shared an eight-year association. Champion’s feature producing credits include Blue Thunder,  Short Circuit and Stakeout. Champion also served as the Action-Director on those films as well as the Warner Bros. bicycle racing movie American Flyers starring Kevin Costner.

Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs:
The Gabby Douglas Story (2015).

Filmography:
Short Time (1990);
The Cowboy Way (1994);
Sub Down (1997);
Walker Texas Ranger (A Woman’s Place Episode) (1997);
The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn (1999);
The Magnificent Seven (TV Series – 1998 – 2000);
Dodson’s Journey (2001);
The Last Brickmaker in America (2001);
Stealing Christmas (2003);
Miracle Run (2004);
14 Hours (2005);
Amish Grace (2010);
Field of Vision (2011);
The Gabby Douglas Story (2014).