The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)

Based on The Diving Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-Dominique Bauby

Poignant drama telling the true story of a man left paralysed in the prime of his life who showed incredible reserves of spiritual strength to author his memoirs just by blinking.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Adaptation
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Duration: 1'45'54''
  • Broadcast date: 2010

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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