December 21, 2011
In today's link roundup: What message about love is black cinema sending? Plus: MLK parade bomber gets 32 years.
by Obatala Mawusi onSeptember 12, 2011
A Brooklyn, N.Y.-based filmmaker recalls the tension -- and triumph -- of competing at a summer festival.
June 4, 2011
It's been 20 years since Spike Lee's classic ignited controversy with its themes of black-on-white dating. Halle Berry, Samuel L. Jackson and Wesley Snipes are all alums. Find out what the cast has been up to.
May 23, 2011
According to a new study, they're pretty much all in movies with African-American directors.
January 26, 2011
Will, Jay-Z and Sony will partner to remake the Hollywood classic.
June 24, 2009
VIDEO: Spike Lee, in a conversation with Henry Louis Gates Jr., The Root's Editor-in-Chief, calls out the critics who predicted violence at the release of his groundbreaking 1989 film and clarifies what the "right thing" really was.
June 22, 2009
Maybe Spike will play along and give me a scene from the script.
June 3, 2009
The writer and filmmaker talks about his new graphic novel and film project, Confessions of a Ex-Doofus-Itchyfooted Mutha.
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