The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

(2007)

"The Diving Bell and the Butterfly" [AKA: Scaphandre et le papillon, Le] tells the story Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his interior world, from the psychological torment of being trapped inside his body to his imagined stories from lands he'd only visited in his mind.

‘The Diving Bell and the Butterfly’ Flies Onto the Shelves on April 29th

Get ready to take home this Oscar-nominated film on DVD this April. The Diving Bell and the Butterfly will be released on DVD on April 29. The disc will be priced at $29.99 SRP. The film stars Mathieu Amalric, Emmanuelle Seigner and Marie-Jose Croze.

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly [AKA: Scaphandre et le papillon, Le] tells the story Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his interior world, from the psychological torment of being trapped inside his body to his imagined stories from lands he'd only visited in his mind.

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