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Run Boy Run

Directed by: Pepe Danquart
107 Minutes, 2014, Drama; War

Run Boy Run tells the extraordinary true story of a young Polish boy’s struggle to outlast the Nazi occupation and maintain his Jewish faith. Ordered by his father to escape the Warsaw ghetto, nine-year old Srulik (movingly portrayed by twins Andrzej and Kamil Tkacz) flees to the woods. There, he learns to hide from SS patrols and scour for food, posing as a Christian orphan.

An unforgettable cinematic experience featuring exceptional performances, arresting cinematography and a transcendent musical score, Run Boy Run is directed by Oscar-winner Pepe Danquart and based on the bestselling novel by Israeli author Uri Orlev.


Director: Pepe Danquart


Winner - Audience Award Cherry Hill Jewish Film Festival

Winner - Audience Award Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival