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  1. Dear White People brimming with good ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    ... her favourite director is Ingmar Bergman, even if she tells everyone it's Spike Lee-whose breakthrough She's Gotta Have It this physically resembles at times. Simien shows great affection for his characters, even at their most odious, pompous, and ...

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  2. Review: Dear White PeopleRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | The Victoria Advocate

    ike Lee when he burst onto the scene with films like She's Gotta Have It, School Daze, and Do The Right Thing. His debut film is an extremely funny and satirical look at race relations in the Obama age as you find yourself laughing at situations that ...

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  3. 'Separate Cinema' shows how black people have been portrayed in filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    Shown is the poster for "She's Gotta Have It," director Spike Lee's 1986 feature debut. Shown is the poster for "A Man Called Adam," a 1966 film directed by Leo Penn.

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  4. 'Dear White People' a smart, comedic look at conversation about raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... that is "approaching sentience" and is "a black hole for white people's fingers." When the activist, a "She's Gotta Have It" Nola Darling type played by Tessa Thompson, campaigns for school office on a platform of banishing "randomization" of campus ...

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  5. FLIX: 'Dear White People' 47 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Victoria Advocate

    Justin Simien is a sharp, talented filmmaker who reminds me of Spike Lee when he burst onto the scene with films like "She's Gotta Have It," "School Daze" and "Do The Right Thing." His debut film, "Dear White People," is an extremely funny and satirical look at race relations in the Obama age as movie goers find themselves laughing at situations that ordinarily make people upset.

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  6. Weekend events in Toronto: October 3-5, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | BlogTO

    ... Genius fan today, they'll need it later. Saturday, October 4, Mod Club. CINSSU presents: Spike Lee's "She's Gotta Have It" CINSSU is back with their free Friday film series, because isn't this town just amazing. This week you can catch Spike Lee's ...

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  7. Spike Lee honored at Montreal International Black Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... not big special effects. It's too small a film for them. It's the same reason I raised money for "She's Gotta Have It." No studio was going to make that film, not back in 1986." Lee is a writer, director, actor, producer, author and college ...

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  8. Spike Lee honoured at Montreal International Black Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | GlobalNews

    ... there's not big special effects. It's too small a film for them. It's the same reason I raised money for She's Gotta Have It . No studio was going to make that film, not back in 1986." Lee has often been blunt in his criticism of the U.S. and wasn't ...

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  9. 'Separate Cinema: The First 100 Years of Black Poster Art' published by Reel Art PressRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Art Daily

    ... Cabin in the Sky, and Stormy Weather are profiled next to more contemporary classics like Spike Lee's She's Gotta Have It and recent Hollywood blockbusters like Monster's Ball and The Butler. Insightful text accompanies chapters on blackface and ...

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  10. Let Brooklyn neighborhoods bask in TV & filmmaking spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... it gave Brooklyn a national stage. So did Mars Blackmon, the Brooklyn-loving Spike Lee character from "She's Gotta Have It" and all of those great Nike ads with Michael Jordan. These actors made us feel proud to have a loud voice. Recently, the ...

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  11. Richard Brody: Spike Lee comes home.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | New Yorker

    ... process that he likened to the fund-raising he did "with pen and paper" for his first dramatic feature, "She's Gotta Have It," which he shot in twelve days in the summer of 1985. "We were doing Kickstarter before there was Kickstarter," he said. ...

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  12. Weekly Top Five: The best of Spike LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | Chicago Reader

    ... what makes him an interesting director. You can see my five favorite Spike Lee movies below. 5. She's Gotta Have It (1986) This inventive comedy has all the homespun charm of Lee's early work (a quality that tends to elude his lesser films), evoking ...

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  13. Spike Lee celebrated in summer L.A. retrospectiveRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... He has appeared in several of his own films, including the role of motor-mouth Mars Blackmon in "She's Gotta Have It" and the pizza delivery boy Mookie in "Do the Right Thing." In addition to the academy's current film series, "By Any Means ...

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  14. Spike Lee celebrated in summer L.A. retrospectiveRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... He has appeared in several of his own films, including the role of motor-mouth Mars Blackmon in "She's Gotta Have It" and the pizza delivery boy Mookie in "Do the Right Thing." In addition to the academy's current film series, "By Any Means ...

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  15. Spike Lee celebrated in summer L.A. retrospectiveRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    ... He has appeared in several of his own films, including the role of motor-mouth Mars Blackmon in "She's Gotta Have It" and the pizza delivery boy Mookie in "Do the Right Thing." In addition to the academy's current film series, "By Any Means ...

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  16. VIDEO: Do The Right Thing 25 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | BBC News

    ... has even proposed renaming the street to commemorate it. B lack and white images of Mr and Mrs Lee and She's Gotta Have It are courtesy of Spike Lee. is a series of video features published every Monday on the BBC News website which tell the stories ...

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  17. Film retrospective celebrates Spike LeeRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... Starring Jimmy Fallon." He's acted in several of his films, including as motor-mouth Mars Blackmon in "She's Gotta Have It" and pizza delivery boy Mookie in "Do the Right Thing." "He doesn't sleep," his brother said. "He's a ridiculous workaholic. ...

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  18. The academy celebrates Hollywood iconoclast Spike LeeRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Angeles Times) Spike Lee in a Nike commercial reprising his role as Mars Blackmon from his 1986 film "She's Gotta Have It". Spike Lee in a Nike commercial reprising his role as Mars Blackmon from his 1986 film "She's Gotta Have It". (Nike) Lee ...

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  19. Richard Brody: Spike Lee comes home.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | New Yorker

    ... process that he likened to the fund-raising he did "with pen and paper" for his first dramatic feature, "She's Gotta Have It," which he shot in twelve days in the summer of 1985. "We were doing Kickstarter before there was Kickstarter," he said. ...

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  20. Pharrell Turns the Apollo Into 'American Bandstand'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... for the meet-cute. With a livestream directed, fittingly, by Spike Lee, black cinema's great auteur ( She's Gotta Have It 's bike-riding, nerdy-yet-sexy, funny hat-wearing Mars Blackmon is sort of a cultural forefather to Skateboard P) Pharrell sang ...

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