Benjamin Smoke

Odds are VH1 won't be profiling Georgia musician "Benjamin" anytime soon, so make sure you catch this spooky and moving portrait of this highly unusual artist while you can. Born Robert Dickerson, Benjamin was a gay, HIV+ speed freak who lived out his final days a veritable shut-in in his ramshackle house in the impoverished Atlanta suburb of Cabbagetown....read more

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03:39 — Trailer for the documentary Benjamin Smoke. Robert Dickerson lived in Cabbagetown, a broken shell of a dead mill town near Atlanta, 'home of the go-k (more…)

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  • Released: 2000
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Odds are VH1 won't be profiling Georgia musician "Benjamin" anytime soon, so make sure you catch this spooky and moving portrait of this highly unusual artist while you can. Born Robert Dickerson, Benjamin was a gay, HIV+ speed freak who lived out his fin… (more)

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