The Boys from St. Petri

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The Boys from St. Petri
Directed by Søren Kragh-Jacobsen
Produced by Mads Egmont Christensen
Hedda Craner
Bent Fabricius-Bjerre
Written by Søren Kragh-Jacobsen
Bjarne Reuter
Starring Tomas Villum Jensen
Cinematography Dan Laustsen
Edited by Leif Axel Kjeldsen
Release date
  • 11 October 1991 (1991-10-11)
Running time
111 minutes
Country Denmark
Language Danish

The Boys from St. Petri (Danish: Drengene fra Sankt Petri) is a 1991 Danish drama film directed by Søren Kragh-Jacobsen. It was screened out of competition at the 1992 Cannes Film Festival.[1]

The film is inspired by the activities of the Churchill Club, but the actual plot is fiction. It is based on Bjarne Reuter's book Drengene fra Sankt Petri.[2] It has been published in English as Boys from St. Petri.[3]



  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: The Boys from St. Petri". Retrieved 16 August 2009. 
  2. ^ Reuter, Bjarne (2013). Drengene fra Sankt Petri. Gyldendal. ISBN 978-87-02-14465-9. 
  3. ^ Reuter, Bjarne B. (1996). Boys from St. Petri. Turtleback Books. ISBN 978-0-7857-7851-6. 

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