The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (French: Le scaphandre et le papillon) is a 2007 biographical drama film based on Jean-Dominique Bauby's memoir of the same name. The film depicts Bauby's life after suffering a massive stroke, on 8 December 1995, at the age of 43, which left him with a condition known as locked-in syndrome. The condition paralyzed him from the neck down. Wikipedia
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly is a member of the following lists: American films, French films, Films based on novels, American drama films, French-language films, Films based on biographies, Films based on actual events, Miramax films, Films whose director won the Best Director Golden Globe and 2007 films.
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Jean-Dominique Bauby: Like a sailor seeing the shore disappear, I watch my past recede, reduced to the ashes of memory.