Book to Movie: The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Jean-Dominique Bauby
  • Pages: 131
  • Audio: 2 hours and 9 minutes
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: Julian Schnabel
  • Screen Writer: Ronald Harwood
  • Running Time: 1 hour 52 minutes


  • Mathieu Amalric as Jean-Dominique Bauby
  • Emmanuelle Seigner as Céline Desmoulins
  • Anne Consigny as Claude Mendibil
  • Marie-Josée Croze as Henriette Durand
  • Olatz López Garmendia as Marie Lopez
  • Patrick Chesnais as Dr. Lepage
  • Max von Sydow as Mr. Bauby Sr
  • Isaach de Bankolé as Laurent
  • Marina Hands as Joséphine
  • Niels Arestrup as Roussin
  • Anne Alvaro as Betty
  • Zinedine Soualem as Joubert
  • Emma de Caunes as Empress Eugénie
  • Françoise Lebrun as Madame Bauby