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The Diving Bell And The Butterfly

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly is an 2007 film directed by Julian Schnabel. Based on the French memoir Le scaphandre et le papillon by Jean-Dominique Bauby it describes his life after suffering a massive stroke at the age of 42 that left him with the condition locked-in syndrome, leaving his only means of communication as blinking his left eyelid.
Now on DVD: The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
The Diving Bell And The Butterfly Review, by A. O. Scott of The New York Times