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The Resource The boy in the striped pajamas, 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, (videorecording)

The boy in the striped pajamas, 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, (videorecording)

Label
The boy in the striped pajamas
Title
The boy in the striped pajamas
Statement of responsibility
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
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, BenoƮt Delhomme ; editor, Michael Ellis ; music, James Horner ; costume designer, Natalie Ward ; production designer, Martin Childs
Intended audience
MPAA rating (feature) : PG-13; for some mature thematic material involving the Holocaust ; bonus material not rated
Language note
English dialogue; optional Spanish subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Vera Farmiga, David Thewlis, Rupert Friend, David Hayman, Asa Butterfield
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1963-
  • 1997-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • 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)
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Friendship
  • Fences
  • Concentration camps
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
The boy in the striped pajamas, 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, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/thv055883d.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "The Boy in the striped pajamas" by John Boyne
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
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
Control code
ocn277005652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.)
Isbn
9780788884023
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936749274
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)277005652
System details
DVD ; region 1, NTSC ; widescreen (1.85:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; dual-layer disc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The boy in the striped pajamas, 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, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/thv055883d.gif
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "The Boy in the striped pajamas" by John Boyne
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
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
Control code
ocn277005652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.)
Isbn
9780788884023
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936749274
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)277005652
System details
DVD ; region 1, NTSC ; widescreen (1.85:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; dual-layer disc
Video recording format
DVD

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