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Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

The tale of an unlikely friendship between Bruno, the son of a Nazi commandant, and Shmuel, a Jewish boy held captive in a concentration camp. Though the two are separated physically by a barbed-wire fence, their friendship grows and their lives become inescapably intertwined. Based on the best-selling book by John Boyne.

Last on

Thu 10 Apr 2014 21:00 BBC Two

Credits

Elsa
Vera Farmiga
Leon
Zac Mattoon O'Brien
Martin
Domonkos Nemeth
Karl
Henry Kingsmill
Father
David Thewlis
Shmuel
Jack Scanlon
Bruno
Asa Butterfield
Gretel
Amber Beattie
Grandpa
Richard Johnson
Grandma
Sheila Hancock
Pavel
David Hayman
Lieutenant Kotler
Rupert Friend
Director
Mark Herman
Producer
David Heyman
Executive Producer
Christine Langan
Writer
Mark Herman
Author
John Boyne

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