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14 Ratings

The Scoundrel

O Facínora

Directed by Paulo Abreu
Portugal, 2012
Silent, Short, Horror


A priest tries to fight the temptations of love, but ends up becoming a villain that terrorizes a city. An homage to silent film, this is also a new visit to a film that Conrad Wilhelm Meyersick, a German engineer and filmmaker, made while visiting Guimarães, in 1920.

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The Scoundrel Directed by Paulo Abreu

Awards & Festivals

Sophia Awards

2013 | Nominee: Best Short Film - Live Action

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