The Trial

Film adaptations

  • In the 1962 Orson Welles film adaptation of The Trial, Josef K. is played by Anthony Perkins and The Advocate by Welles himself.
  • Martin Scorsese's 1985 film After Hours contains a scene adapted from "Before the Law", in which the protagonist is trying to get into a nightclub called Club Berlin.
  • The 1993 film of The Trial was based on Harold Pinter's screenplay adaptation and starred Kyle MacLachlan as Josef K and Anthony Hopkins as The Priest.

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