Film/Video/New Media · Performativity

Franz Kafka’s The Trial: An Orson Welles’ 1962 film adaptation

An innocent man is accused, tried, and convicted of an unknown crime; the more he investigates the accusations, the farther he falls into a pit of bureaucratic red tape. Screenplay by Orson Welles, from the novel by Franz Kafka.

Running Time: 119 minutes

Directed by Orson Welles

Starring Orson Welles, Anthony Perkins, Arnoldo Foà, Jeanne Moreau, Jess Hahn, & Madeleine Robinson.

Orson Welles and Anthony Perkins on the set of The Trial, 1962.

2 thoughts on “Franz Kafka’s The Trial: An Orson Welles’ 1962 film adaptation

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s