Latest news | 29 Jun 2017

Butterfly’s Advice for the Community: NETFLIX Film “To The Bone”


NETFLIX will be releasing the film To The Bone, on the 14th July.

This film follows the journey of a 20 year old female who is living with anorexia nervosa. At present, only the trailer has been released.

Butterfly has received enquiries and comments around this film from the community, some showing concern. We have put together some helpful information to answer your questions, guide appropriate conversation and encourage safe viewing.

We ask you to share this information with friends, family and your networks.

Download “To The Bone” Information Sheet

Need Support?

If you are feeling overwhelmed and wish to speak to someone, you can call:

  • Butterfly’s National Helpline on 1800 33 4673 (AEST 8:00am – 9:00pm, MON – FRI)

  • Lifeline on 13 11 14 for 24/7 support
Media Enquiries

For guidance on appropriate reporting and portrayal of eating disorders in the media, please refer to the Mindframe Guidelines. Visit their website for more information:

For all media enquiries, please email