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An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (S)

Original title
La rivière du hibou (S)
Running time
24 min.
France France
Robert Enrico (Story: Ambrose Bierce)
Kenny Clarke, Henri Lanoë
Jean Boffety (B&W)
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Filmartic / Les Films du Centaure
Drama | American Civil War. Short Film
Synopsis / Plot
During the Civil War, a Southern civilian is about to be hanged for attempting to sabotage a railway bridge. When the execution takes place from the bridge, the rope breaks and he begins his escape toward home.
1963: Oscar: Best Short
1963: Cannes Film Festival: Palme d´Or (Golden Palm) (Best Short)
1962: BAFTA Awards: Best Short
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