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Malcolm X - Love this! The best Spike Lee Joint ever made and (honestly) it's Denzel's best work too. He should've won an Oscar for this - not Training Day.

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Spike Lee To tie-in with the launch of the BFI’s Black Star season, Film4 presents Black Cinema Season, a celebration of black filmmaking talent both in front of and behind the camera. 2nd to 14th November.

from the Guardian

Black films matter: why Chi-Raq and Beasts of No Nation are game-changers

Interesting article on Hollywood and its lack of support for non-white movies. Praise for alternative funding from institutions like Amazon Prime and Netflix for supporting more diverse identities/stories.

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"A spine to my films that's become more evident to me is that many are about the choices people make, and the reverberations of those choices. You go this way, or that way, and either way, there's going to be consequences." —Spike Lee

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Spike Lee: A creative genius and risk taker. Slightly egotistical but has the body of work to back it up. Awkward. The predecessor of Kanye.

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from IMDb

Jungle Fever (1991)

Jungle Fever (1991) "Friends and family of a married black architect react in different ways to his affair with an Italian secretary." Director and Writer Spike Lee

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