‘Faith in Film’ Evening at St Columba’s Church, Culloden – The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas


Film Showing:   “The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas”

Screening:         Wednesday 19 October, beginning 7.00pm

Venue:               St. Columba’s Church, Culloden


This is a timeless story of innocence lost and humanity found, set amidst the horrors of the Holocaust in World War II. The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas tells the story of eight-year-old Bruno. Bored and restless in his new home, he ignores his mother and sets off on an adventure in the woods. Soon, he meets a young boy, and a surprising friendship develops. Based on the best-selling novel by John Boyne, this is a remarkable and inspiring story about the power of the human spirit that will capture your heart and engage your mind.


Certificate PG 13

Running Time (1h 34 minutes)


Director: Mark Herman

Writer: John Boyne (novel), Mark Herman (screenplay)

Stars: Asa Butterfield, David Thewlis, Rupert Friend