1977 Award Winners, film index

The Metamorphosis of Mr Samsa

The Metamorphosis of Mr Samsa

  1. Overview
  2. Awards
  3. Fact Sheet

Mr Samsa wakes up and discovers that he has turned into a beetle. He finds out what it is like to be a recluse and rejected by those with whom he shared his life.

Award in Annecy

International Critics' Award(1977)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: The Metamorphosis of Mr Samsa

    Directed by: Caroline LEAF

    Country: USA

    Year of production: 1977

    Running time: 09 min 05 s

  • Technique

    Category:

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Caroline LEAF

    Production: ONF - OFFICE NATIONAL DU FILM DU CANADA

    Based on: "La Métamorphose", Franz Kafka

    Artistic direction: Caroline Leaf

    Animation: Caroline Leaf

    Music: Normand Roger

    Sound: Michel Descombes