DIVING BELL AND THE BUTTERFLY, THE
Rated:(PG-13)
 

This story of devastating courage, compassion and artistic accomplishment, based on Jean-Dominique Bauby’s memoir, written after the author suffered a catastrophic stroke, is a unique accomplishment. Julian Schnabel’s film is painful but exhilarating, with stunning cinematography and memorable performances. 


Distributor: MIRAMAX
Running Time: 112 mins.
Color: Color
Production: A Pathé Renn Production presentation, in co-production with France 3 Cinema, with the support of La Region Nord, with the participation of Canal Plus and Cinecinema, in association with Banque Populaire Images 7, in association with the Kennedy/Marshall Co. and Jon Kilik.
Genre: Drama
Film Width: 1.85
Sound: Dolby Digital (AC-3), DTS
Language: French
 
 
Cast:
Mathieu Amalric | Emmanuelle Seigner | Marie-Josee Croze | Anne Consigny | Patrick Chesnais | Niels Arestrup | Olatz Lopez Garmendia | Max von Sydow

Credits:

Director(s) 
Julian Schnabel
Screenplay by 
Ronald Harwood
Based on the book by 
Jean-Dominique Bauby
Producer(s) 
Frank Marshall | Kathleen Kennedy | Jon Kilik
Executive producer(s) 
Pierre Grunstein | Jim Lemley
Director(s) of photography 
Janusz Kaminski
Production designer(s) 
Michel Eric | Laurent Ott
Edited by 
Juliette Welfling
Music by 
Paul Cantelon
Costume designer(s) 
Olivier Beriot
Visual effects supervisor(s) 
Malika Mazaurie | Yann Blondel