Miramax Films | Release Date: November 30, 2007
Summary: The Diving Bell and the Butterfly is the remarkable true story of Jean-Dominique Bauby, a successful and charismatic editor-in-chief of French Elle, who believes he is living his life to its absolute fullest when a sudden stroke leaves him in a life-altered state. While the physical challenges of Bauby's fate leave him with little hope for the future, he begins to discover how his life's passions, his rich memories and his newfound imagination can help him achieve a life without boundaries. (Miramax Film)
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Runtime: 112 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for nudity, sexual content and some language.
Production: Canal+
Genres: Biography, Drama
Countries: USA, France
Language: French
Home Release Date: Jul 1, 2011
Director Credit
Julian Schnabel Director
Writer Credit
Jean-Dominique Bauby Book "Le Scaphandre Et Le Papillon"
Ronald Harwood Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Emmanuelle Seigner Céline
Marie-Josée Croze Henriette Roi
Mathieu Amalric Jean-Do
Cast Credit
Anne Consigny Claude
Fiorella Campanella Céleste
Gérard Watkins Le Docteur Cocheton
Isaach De Bankolé Laurent
Jean-Pierre Cassel Père Lucien Et Le Vendeur
Marina Hands Joséphine
Max von Sydow Papinou
Niels Arestrup Roussin
Olatz López Garmendia Marie Lopez
Patrick Chesnais Le Docteur Lepage
Talina Boyaci Hortense
Théo Sampaio Théophile
Producer Credit
François-Xavier Decraene Line Producer
Jim Lemley Executive Producer
Jon Kilik Producer
Kathleen Kennedy Producer
Léonard Glowinski Associate Producer
Pierre Grunstein Executive Producer