• Film ID:
  • 4459
  • Availability:
  • VHS - Adv. Booking Required
  • Film cert:
  • Running time:
  • VHS=120 min.
  • Nationality(ies):
  • Britain.
  • Primary Language(s):
  • English.
THE TRIAL (1993) (1993)
Josef K wakens rudely on the morning of his 30th birthday to find himself under arrest for an unnamed crime. The film pits an incredulous self-righteous individual, his fear and paranoia fuelled by a priest and others, against the absurdist machinations of an institutionalised justice system gone mad. A superbly acted version of Kafka's nightmare set in authentic Prague locations with 1912 period detail, but the result fails to give any new perspective to the work.
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