Thursday 22nd February 2018,
Televisual

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Spike Lee, The Black Man with a Right to be Angry

Spike Lee, The Black Man with a Right to be Angry

http://www.splicetoday.com/moving-pictures/the-angry-black-man The Angry Black Man Aymar Jean Christian Spike Lee’s transparent Oscar bid Miracle at St. Anna isn’t great, but its critical drubbing reveals the cultural underestimation of a great director. Every once in a while Spike Lee likes to say “fuck you,” or, as one of his characters says in his latest movie: “Progress? [...]

October 2, 2008 Aymar Jean Christian uncategorized 2

‘Medicine for Melancholy’

‘Medicine for Melancholy’

UPDATE: 9/15/09: Since writing this, Medicine got the attention it deserved, including nominations at the Independent Spirit Awards, a small bit of distribution and a DVD deal (purchase here). ORIGINAL: This movie was so good I thought it needed it’s own post. I already posted this on Facebook, but here it is again. The film [...]

April 26, 2008 Aymar Jean Christian uncategorized Comments Off on ‘Medicine for Melancholy’