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The boy in the striped pajamas / Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films ; a Heyday Films production ; a film by Mark Herman ; produced by David Heyman ; screenplay by Mark Herman ; directed by Mark Herman.

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  • 78 of 89 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 89 total copies.

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Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville YA DVD 60 (Text) 76895000057854 1st Floor Audio Visual Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0788884026
  • ISBN: 031398135210
  • ISBN: 9780788884023
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment : [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book "The boy in the striped pajamas" by John Boyne.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Special features include: Deleted scenes (with optional commentary by writer/director Mark Herman and author John Boyne); "Friendship beyond the fence" featurette; Feature commentary by writer/director Mark Herman and author John Boyne.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Benoit Delhomme ; editor, Michael Ellis ; music, James Horner ; costume designer, Natalie Ward ; production designer, Martin Childs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Vera Farmiga, David Thewlis, Rupert Friend, Asa Butterfield.
Summary, etc.:
Poland, 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.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some mature thematic material involving the Holocaust.
System Details Note:
DVD; Region 1; widescreen (1.85:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; NTSC.
Language Note:
English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Language track in English, with optional Spanish subtitles.
Awards Note:
Heartland Truly Moving Picture Award, 2008.
Subject: Boys > Poland > Drama.
Fences > Poland > Drama.
Concentration camps > Poland > Drama.
Friendship > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Prisoners and prisons > Drama.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Poland > Drama.
Muchachos > Polonia > Teatro.
Campos de concentracin╠Ą > Polonia > Teatro.
Genre: War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
War > Feature.
War films.

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