Some filmmakers interpret the past. Some capture the present. Spike Lee does both, and he sees the future. There has never been a more urgent moment for the director’s work: In this episode, we spotlight a 2019 conversation with Wesley Morris about Do the Right Thing (9:53), interview Lee’s longtime composer Terence Blanchard (35:32), and revisit a conversation with Lee’s editor Barry Alexander Brown (65:01). Plus: Sean shares his top five (OK, top six) favorite Spike Lee movies.
The Importance of Spike Lee
Sean highlights Spike Lee at an urgent moment for the director’s work
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Geoff Schwartz joins to talk Pac-12, Colorado’s rise to fame, and whether the Kansas City Chiefs have already won the AFC West
Is the real second GOAT Cristiano Ronaldo? Why is Ángel Di María so highly ranked? And who should be in the list that missed out altogether?
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Sharp and House also react to the San Francisco 49ers’ victory over the New York Giants and break down what is going wrong for Kenny Pickett and the Pittsburgh Steelers