The trial
David Hugh Jones
Based on the work of
Franz Kafka
Anthony Hopkins 1937- Kyle MacLachlan Alfred Molina Polly Walker David Thewlis
Dutch Filmworks, 2006
1 dvd-video
Playing time
ca. 119 min.
Engels gesproken, ondertiteling in Nederlands

Availability in Flemish libraries

About David Hugh Jones

David Hugh Jones (19 February 1934 – 19 September 2008) was an English stage, television and film director.

Life and career

Jones was born in Poole, Dorset, the son of John David Jones and his wife Gwendolen Agnes Langworthy (Ricketts), and was educated at Taunton School and Christ's College, Cambridge. Originally a television director, he first worked for BBC producer Huw Wheldon working on the Monitor arts television series from 1958 to 1964. His first London stage production was a triple-bill of T.S. Eliot's Sweeney Agonistes, W.B. Yeats's Purgatory and Samuel Beckett's Krapp's Last Tape at the Mermaid Theatre in 1961.

He directed his first production for the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Arts Theatre in 1962, Boris Vian's The Empire Builder, and two years later accepted the administrative post Artistic Controller at the Royal Shakespeare Compan…Read more on Wikipedia