The Resource The boy in the striped pyjamas

The boy in the striped pyjamas

Label
The boy in the striped pyjamas
Title
The boy in the striped pyjamas
Contributor
Actor
Subject
Genre
Language
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
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Classification: M. Consumer advice: Holocaust themes
Language note
In English, Hungarian, Polish, Russian with subtitles in English, Russian, Polish, Greek, Estonian, Latvian
PerformerNote
Vera Farmiga, David Thewlis, Rupert Friend, David Hayman, Asa Butterfield, Jack Scanlon, Amber Beattie, Jim Norton, Sheila Hancock, Richard Johnson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Farmiga, Vera
  • Thewlis, David
  • Friend, Rupert
  • Boyne, John
  • Miramax Films
  • BBC Films
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boyne, John
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • Boys
  • Friendship
  • Fences
  • Concentration camps
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
The boy in the striped pyjamas
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the book "The Boy in the striped pajamas" by John Boyne
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Based on the book "Boy in the striped pajamas" by John Boyne
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
000059385749
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9398711212197
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
R-112121-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD-video; Region 4; PAL ; Dolby 2.0, Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The boy in the striped pyjamas
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the book "The Boy in the striped pajamas" by John Boyne
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Based on the book "Boy in the striped pajamas" by John Boyne
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
000059385749
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9398711212197
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
R-112121-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD-video; Region 4; PAL ; Dolby 2.0, Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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