Letter from America with Christopher Hitchens: Spike's Gottahave It (1995)

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Hitchens traces Spike Lee's career and its indie roots from his feature debut SHE'S GOTTA HAVE IT to CLOCKERS. He presents a political reading of Lee's work concluding that in the course of his achievements he has diluted his gifts as a filmmaker and cheapened the idea of the black interpreter.

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