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Dangerous Visions: Kafka's Metamorphosis

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama based on the Franz Kafka classic. 1 episode in 2017. Stars Tom Basden, Emma Sidi, Kenneth Collard, Felicity Montagu and others.

Dangerous Visions: Kafka's Metamorphosis

A darkly comic updating of the classic tale by Franz Kafka

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2017
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
1
Creator
Franz Kafka
Starring
Tom Basden, Emma Sidi, Kenneth Collard, Felicity Montagu, Tim Key, Simon Ludders, Mike Bubbins, Alison Belbin and Peter Marinker
Writer
Alan Harris
Director
James Robinson

Gregor Samsa's life is dominated by routine - the monotony of his busy commute, mindless call centre job and crowded tower block home is steadily taking its toll. Then one morning Gregor awakes to find himself transformed into a giant insect. As he attempts to master life with six legs, his family must also learn to live with his new look.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 24th June 2017 on BBC Radio 4 at 2:30pm
Episode length
1 hour
Last repeat
Saturday 24th November 2018 at 2:30pm