Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2008 Season)
Mon, Apr 28, 2008 @ 7:30 PM,
“An astonishing assertion of the human spirit.” -Screen International
From acclaimed artist and director Julian Schnabel, this is the remarkable true story of Jean-Dominique Bauby, a successful and charismatic editor-in-chief of French Elle, who believes he is living life to its absolute fullest when a sudden stroke leaves him in a life-altered state. While the physical challenges of Bauby’s fate leave him with little hope for the future, he begins to discover how his life’s passions, his rich memories and his newfound imagination can help him achieve a life without boundaries. Starring Mathieu Amalric. (2007, 112 min.)
This event is FREE for UCSB Students.
Sponsored by the Santa Barbara Independent, KCSB 91.9 FM, Blue Agave and ACTIEF.