Ricardo Franco
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1950

Biography

The nephew of the king of Spanish B-movies, Jesus Franco, director Ricardo Franco worked in larger features and was a key figure in the foundation of what can be called Madrid independent cinema. Like others in the movement, Franco started out as a very young man in the late '60s, but he did not gain notice until he released his sophomore film, Pascual Duarte (1975), a disturbing drama about an...