Benjamin Read

Benjamin Read

Benjamin Read writes comics and makes films. He wrote the multiple award-nominated Porcelain: A Gothic Fairy Tale, the silent comic Butterfly Gate, and the children’s book Night Post, as well as the True Gritand Super 8 comic adaptations. He also wrote and produced the films Armistice and 500 Miles North. He is one of the founder members of the Improper Books comics collective, and is fuelled principally by tea and whimsy.