Friday, October 25, 2013
Short Subject: 'An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge'
Ed. Note: “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge” (1962): B&W. 25 minutes. Directed by Robert Enrico. Cast: Roger Jacquet, Anne Cornaly. Note: This adaptation of an Ambrose Bierce short story set in the American Civil War was produced in France. It won the prize for best short film at Cannes in 1962 and an Oscar in 1963. American audiences saw it as an episode of Twilight Zone in 1964. If you haven’t seen it before avoid reading spoilers.