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The Trial

The Trial


by Franz Kafka

The Trial Resources


Kafka Infofest

A great site for all things Kafka, including Kafka's texts in the original German. Ausgezeichnet!

E-Text Version of Kafka's The Trial

A free version of an older translation of the novel. (We refer to the newest in this guide.)

Movie or TV Productions

Le Procès, 1962

Orson Welles wrote the script for this adaptation of Kafka's novel.

The Trial, 1993

Kyle Maclachlan and Anthony Hopkins star in this Harold Pinter-scripted adaptation.


Kafka Draws The Trial

An illustration for The Trial drawn by Kafka himself.

A Photograph of Kafka

A famous image of Kafka.

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