Benjamin Franz

Benjamin Franz is a research librarian and film scholar with the City University of New York. He greatly enjoys the strange, deranged, and depraved in Cinema. Also the screwball; can't forget screwball. Comedy is life.

The Real World was one of the first reality-based television shows. In 1994,...

Discordant, psychedelic, and deeply surreal, Georg Koszulinski's New Mexico...

Writer-director David Hartstone's new age science-fantasy, Desert Sky,...