Like the Old Vine
Documentary about Miljenko “Mike” Grgich premiers at Napa Valley Film “Like the Old Vine” describes how famed winemaker achieved his American Dream
Miljenko “Mike” Grgich, President and Winemaker of Grgich Hills Estate and Vintner’s Hall of Fame Inductee, is the subject of the documentary “Like the Old Vine” that premiered at the 2012 Napa Valley Film Festival on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at the Cameo Cinema in St. Helena, CA.
“Like the Old Vine” describes Mike Grgich’s extraordinary life, achievements and how his “American Dream” became a reality. For more information about the film festival visit napavalleyfilmfest.org
This documentary was filmed by Croatian National Television in the Napa Valley, the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, DC, and Mike’s birthplace in Desne, Croatia.
After the screening, everyone attending the show was invited to join Mike and the movie’s director, Milka Barišić, in celebrating this memorable event at a special reception at Grgich Hills Estate.
Pierce Carson of the Napa Valley Register described the movie and Mike's accomplishments at the kickoff of the film festival. Read the article here