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The boy in the striped pajamas

Author: David HeymanRosie AlisonMark HermanVera FarmigaDavid ThewlisAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment : Distributed by Lionsgate, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Secondary (senior high) school : Blu-ray disc   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in Poland during World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: John Boyne; John Boyne
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Heyman; Rosie Alison; Mark Herman; Vera Farmiga; David Thewlis; Rupert Friend; Asa Butterfield; Jack Scanlon; David Hayman; John Boyne; Miramax Films.; Heyday Films.
OCLC Number: 743300648
Language Note: English dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles, or optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Notes: Title from disc.
Based on the book "The Boy in the striped pajamas" by John Boyne.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Credits: Director of photography, Benoît Delhomme ; editor, Michael Ellis ; music, James Horner ; costume designer, Natalie Ward ; production designer, Martin Childs.
Cast: Vera Farmiga, David Thewlis, Rupert Friend, David Hayman, Asa Butterfield, Jack Scanlon, Amber Beattie, Jim Norton, Sheila Hancock, Richard Johnson.
Target Audience: MPAA rating (feature) : PG-13; for some mature thematic material involving the Holocaust ; bonus material not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Blu-ray, 1080p high definition widescreen presentation (1.85:1).
Contents: Bonus features: "Friendship beyond the fence" featurette (ca. 20 min.) ; audio feature commentary by writer/director Mark Herman and author John Boyne ; Deleted scenes with optional commentary by writer/director Mark Herman and author John Boyne.
Responsibility: Miramax Films presents ; in association with BBC Films ; a Heyday Films production ; a film by Mark Herman ; co-producer, Rosie Alison ; executive producers, Mark Herman, Christine Langan ; produced by David Heyman ; written for the screen and directed by Mark Herman.

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Set in Poland during World War II. Innocent and naive 8-year-old Bruno is bored and restless in his new home. Ignoring his mother, he sets off on an adventure in the woods. He comes across a high fence which separates him from the people he can see through it. Soon he meets a young boy in striped pajamas, and a surprising friendship develops.

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