The boy in the striped pajamas [DVD videorecording] / BBC Films ; Miramax Films presents ; a Heyday Films production ; a film by Mark Herman ; executive producers, Mark Herman, Christine Langan ; produced by David Heyman ; co-producer, Rosie Alison ; written for the screen and directed by Mark Herman.
Contributor(s): Heyman, David | Herman, Mark | Farmiga, Vera | Thewlis, David | Friend, Rupert | Butterfield, Asa | Miramax Films | BBC Films | Heyday Films | Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm) | Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm).Material type: FilmPublisher: Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment : distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 2009Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0788884026; 9780788884023.Subject(s): Boys -- Poland -- Drama | Friendship -- Drama | Fences -- Poland -- Drama | Concentration camps -- Poland -- Drama | World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons -- Drama | Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Drama | Video recordings for the hearing impairedGenre/Form: Feature films. | Film adaptations. | War -- Feature. | War films. | Fiction films.
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DVD ; region 1, NTSC ; widescreen (1.85:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; dual-layer disc.
English dialogue; optional Spanish subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Vera Farmiga, David Thewlis, Rupert Friend, David Hayman, Asa Butterfield.
Director of photography, Benoît Delhomme ; editor, Michael Ellis ; music, James Horner ; costume designer, Natalie Ward ; production designer, Martin Childs.
Based on the book "The Boy in the striped pajamas" by John Boyne.
MPAA rating (feature) : PG-13; for some mature thematic material involving the Holocaust ; bonus material not rated.
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.
Bonus features: "Friendship beyond the fence" featurette (ca. 20 min.) ; Optional 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.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.