Spike Lee's impact on the African American Culture and the Film Industry
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Spike Lee's impact on the African American Culture and the Film Industry
How Spike Lee impacted the world of media and film through his films.
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IMDb: 10 Best Spike Lee movies... - a list by dark41969

IMDb: 10 Best Spike Lee movies... - a list by dark41969 | Spike Lee's impact on the African American Culture and the Film Industry | Scoop.it
Spike Lee has made some poignant and culturally relevant films. And this lists his best 10.
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This is a list of the top 10 Spike Lee films that everyone should watch.

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Why This Hip-Hop Generation Needs Its Own Spike Lee | We Get Loud! Media

Why This Hip-Hop Generation Needs Its Own Spike Lee | We Get Loud! Media | Spike Lee's impact on the African American Culture and the Film Industry | Scoop.it
Spike Lee is a cultural icon, a titan in black cinema and the role he played in Hip-Hop’s Golden Age should serve as great inspiration for young filmmakers.
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This article talks about how much Spike Lee has accomplished and how he has impacted young African Americans to go into the film industry as well. The article also states that in this day in age we need our own 'Spike Lee.' Someone to takes risks and be artistic in the right way. It also talks about the impact the hip hop culture has had on Spike Lee.

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Did You Know Spike Lee Produced "The Best Man?" Five Things You May Not Know about the Film

Did You Know Spike Lee Produced "The Best Man?" Five Things You May Not Know about the Film | Spike Lee's impact on the African American Culture and the Film Industry | Scoop.it
“Best Man Holiday” was the #1 movie in America, raking in $10.7 million on it’s first night and dethroning “Thor: The Dark World” in the process.  Millions of black people flocked to see the film after waiting for years to have a sequel come out to...
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The Best Man is probably one of THE best movies that came out in the 1990's. It could fall under so many genres, comedy, romance, drama. This movie had it all, and now in 2013, the sequel of the movie comes out, 'The Best Man Holiday.' It ranked as the number one movie in America and even out ranked Thor. One thing you probably didn't know about it, Spike Lee produced it, and his cousin Malcolm D. Lee directed it.

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Filmmakers Who Matter: Spike Lee

Filmmakers Who Matter: Spike Lee | Spike Lee's impact on the African American Culture and the Film Industry | Scoop.it
A look at one of the most controversial and divisive filmmakers of all time.
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Alot of people like to frame Spike Lee as a racist, or relate his works to rasismm, but he is the furthest from that. His movies deal with real life situations and he's not afraid to be blunt about it.His filsm are controversial and interesting and different. You're either going to be open minded and understand what he's trying to convey, or you're just not going to get it. "Lee’s work in film also cleared a path for other young African American filmmakers, like John Singleton and Matty Rich. His impact in the world of film is significant and his career is remarkable."

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Spike Lee and his love for film

CNN's Don Lemon sits with Director Spike Lee. For more CNN videos, check out our YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/cnn Or visit our site at http://ww...
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In this interview with a CNN reporter Lee talks about his love for cinema. His passion and love for cinema has brought him so far and has encouraged so man other people like him, particularlly African Americans to get into the industry.

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Spike Lee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Spike Lee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Lee and his wife, attorney Tonya Lewis, had their first child, daughter Satchel, in December 1994. They also have a son, Jackson, born in 1997. Spike Lee is a fan of the American baseball team the New York Yankees, basketball team the New York Knicks, and the English football team Arsenal.

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Spike Lee was born on March 20 1957. He is known for being an American film director, writer and actor. He also has a production company called '40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks, which has produced over 35 films since the 1980's. Spike Lee's movies are known for observed race relations, colorism in the African American community, media in contemporary life, crime and poverty, and political issues. He has won serveral awards inclusing Emmy Awards, and has also been nominated for Academy Awards.

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