Shon the Piper

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Shon the Piper
Directed by Otis Turner
Produced by Otis Turner
Starring Robert Z. Leonard
Joseph Singleton
Lon Chaney
Cinematography William C. Foster
Distributed by Universal Film Manufacturing Company
Release date(s)
  • September 30, 1913 (1913-09-30)
Running time 30 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent

Shon the Piper is a 1913 American silent short historical romantic drama film directed by Otis Turner and starring Robert Z. Leonard. The film also features Lon Chaney in a supporting role as a Scottish clansman. The film is now considered lost.[1]


The film tells the story of a wealthy man who disguises himself as a bagpiper in order to win the hand of a proud peasant girl.



  1. ^ "Silent Era: Shon the Piper". silentera. Retrieved 2008-06-09. 

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