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Sidney Poitier Becomes a Cultural Thread Between Hollywood and the Civil Rights Movement in ‘Sidney’ ...

Rollingstone 16 Aug 2022
“It’s not easy being the first when you have to represent the entire race,” Spike Lee explains during the first official trailer for Reginald Hudlin’s Sidney, the Apple TV+ documentary chronicling ...
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‘Sidney’ Trailer: Oprah, Denzel Washington & More Explore Sidney Poitier’s Life & Legacy (VIDEO)

Mesabi Daily News 16 Aug 2022
Featuring candid interviews with Denzel Washington, Halle Berry, Robert Redford, Lenny Kravitz, Barbra Streisand, Spike Lee, and many more, the film is also produced by Derik Murray, in close collaboration with the Poitier family ...The world I knew was quite simple,” the Oscar winner says ... I never thought about what I looked like ... More Headlines. ... .
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Morris Brown College’s hard reset has started

Atlanta Journal 16 Aug 2022
It seemed appropriate that the first assignment for the first class of post-accreditation Morris Brown College students would be to write a paper “defining” themselves ... “What are your goals? What are your objectives here?” ... We are back.”. Combined Shape. Caption ... K.J ... His obsession with Prince, Spike Lee movies, Hamilton and the New York Yankees is odd.
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Bill seeks fertilizer subsidies for farmers

The Manila Times 14 Aug 2022
A LAWMAKER has filed a bill seeking to implement a national fertilizer and pesticide program for qualified farmers amid the spike in the prices of farm inputs ... Wilbert Lee said House Bill (HB) 3528, or the "National Fertilizer Subsidy Act" aims to institutionalize a fertilizer and pesticides subsidy program.
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Inside Man: Why Spike Lee's brilliant bank heist is also a love letter to New York

Stuff 13 Aug 2022
OPINION. You can poke holes in the plot, but as a portrait of a city and its people, this fabulous 2006 crime thriller is as solid as a rock ....
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National Left-Handers Day: Here are some famous southpaws

WPXI 13 Aug 2022
It’s a day when left-handers are always right. >> Read more trending news. Saturday is Left-Handers Day, and history has had plenty of southpaws. From politics to sports, and from music to the silver screen, left-handers have made their mark ... Lefty Lady ... Director Spike Lee is also in the mix, along with host and activist Jon Stewart.Innovators.
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Denison professor, Dispatch editorial board member Terrance Dean dead at 53

The Columbus Dispatch 13 Aug 2022
Details are still unclear as to how or when exactly Dean died. Denison officials said Dean had recently felt unwell and briefly spent time at a local hospital ... He was a former executive at MTV and worked with entertainers across the industry, including Spike Lee, Rob Reiner, Keenen Ivory Wayans and Anjelica Huston ... "This is a fascinating opportunity.
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Two RVC natives behind 'The Captain'

LI Herald 12 Aug 2022
However, you might not have been aware that two of the producers behind this compelling new series grew up in Rockville Centre ... Together they ended up producing a short film about Jackie Robinson for Major League Baseball, after which he was approached by Spike Lee to direct the series on Jeter ... “My husband is a tremendous Yankees fan ... ....
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Opinion: James Franco controversy spotlights Hollywood's perpetual blind spot

CNN 10 Aug 2022
These were films that harkened back to the work of Spike Lee, who did so much to create marketable African American stars like Samuel L ... For some reason that never happened with Latinos—with the exception of Rosie Pérez, Lee's muse in "Do the Right Thing"--despite the brief ...
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‘Five Days at Memorial’ Review: Apple TV+’s Hurricane Katrina Series Builds Powerfully, Bungles Landing

The Hollywood Reporter 10 Aug 2022
Show additional share options. Show additional share options. Logo text ... Five Days at Memorial benefits from not taking on the responsibility of being a definitive Hurricane Katrina chronicle, for now a distinction held by Spike Lee’s HBO documentaries When The Levees Broke and If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don’t Rise ... Related Stories ... ....
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In Mississippi, a trespasser, a killing and DEA meddling

The Morganton News Herald 10 Aug 2022
Spike Lee ... Filmmaker Spike Lee examines the events leading up to the bombing, which served as a wake-up call to the nation during the Civil Rights Movement ... Jazz musician Lee Morgan struggled through heroin addiction with the help of his common-law wife Helen Morgan, who would also be implicated in his 1972 murder.
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How Chef Mario Carbone Built the Most Celebrity-Studded Restaurant on Earth

Vanity Fair 10 Aug 2022
real estate billionaires Stephen Ross and Richard LeFrak, oil heir Mikey Hess; media mega-dealer Aryeh Bourkoff; Gen Z Marvel hero Hailee Steinfeld; directors Michael Bay and Spike Lee; Derek Jeter; Venus and Serena Williams; Patrick Mahomes; and more ... The chef happened to be Alex Lee.
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Black Reel Awards founder Tim Gordon is back with third annual Lakefront Film Festival

Wtop 09 Aug 2022
toggle audio on and off. change volume. download audio. WTOP's Jason Fraley previews the Lakefront Film Festival (Part 1) ... area film festival! ... “We’re primarily still virtual, but we’ll have an [in-person] event or two.” ... It’s also executive produced by Spike Lee, Spike Jonze and Riz Ahmed ... Williams ... toggle audio on and off.
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CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL FOUNDER, MICHAEL KUTZA, TO RELEASE STARSTRUCK, SPIRITED NEW MEMOIR CULLED FROM ...

Victoria Advocate 09 Aug 2022
CHICAGO, Aug ... As described in vivid detail in Starstruck, Kutza presided over an annual gathering that would over the next half-century host a veritable Who's Who of the film world – from Harold Lloyd to Clint Eastwood, Bette Davis to Viola Davis, Steven Spielberg to Spike Lee, Guillermo del Toro to Jodie Foster, Lauren Bacall to Al Pacino ... CONTACT..

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