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Spike Lee, director

Author: Dennis Abrams
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2008.
Series: Black Americans of achievement, legacy edition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : Legacy edView all editions and formats
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A biography of one of the United States' foremost filmmakers, whose provocative films explore many aspects of African American experience, and who, in his own words, "broke the color barrier" in Hollywood in the mid 1980s.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Spike Lee; Spike Lee
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis Abrams
ISBN: 9781604130430 1604130431
OCLC Number: 213133442
Description: 129 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: The storm --
A very tough baby --
Spike's gotta make it --
Color craze --
Do the race thing --
When a man loves two women --
Ebony and ivory --
the ultimate test --
Spike chills out --
Back on top.
Series Title: Black Americans of achievement, legacy edition.
Responsibility: Dennis Abrams.
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Spike Lee has established himself as one of the United States' premier filmmakers, a director whose films explore the many aspects of the African-American experience. Never one to shy away from  Read more...

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