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Do the Right Thing

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ISBN-10: 1934429511

ISBN-13: 9781934429518

Edition: 2010

Authors: Spike Lee, Jason Matloff, Steve Crist, Steve Crist

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Book details

List price: $44.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: AMMO Books, LLC
Publication date: 12/1/2010
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 360
Size: 12.25" wide x 8.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 4.4
Language: English

Directing, writing, and starring in his own films, as did Charlie Chaplin and Orson Welles before him, Lee has arguably had almost as profound an influence on American filmmaking as his predecessors, although in very different ways. In his own words, he is good at "marketing," and what he has marketed is a highly politicized African American cinema that is also commercially viable. Many critics credit Lee with paving the way for a new wave of mass-market yet socially conscious filmmakers, including John Singleton, Charles Lane, and Carl Franklin. The eldest of six children, Lee was educated first at Morehouse College and then at New York University's film school. His first feature release,…    

SPIKE LEE is a writer, director, actor, producer and author who revolutionized the role of black talent in cinema. Widely regarded as a premiere African-American filmmaker, Lee is a forerunner in the lsquo;do it yourselfrsquo; school of independent film. Lee's most recent theatrical release is ldquo;Miracle at St Anna," and other critical and box office successes have included ldquo;Inside Man,rdquo; ldquo;25th Hour,rdquo; and ldquo;Summer of Sam.rdquo; Many of Lee's films have earned various awards and nominations, including his 1989 film, ldquo;Do the Right Thing,rdquo; which garnered an Academy Awardreg; nomination for Best Original Screenplay and Best Film and Director awards from the…    

Steve Crist has edited and created numerous art and photography books including The Polaroid Book, Marilyn by Andre de Dienes, Jazzlife and Steve McQueen by William Claxton, and The Curse of Lono by Hunter S. Thompson and Ralph Steadman. In 2006, he created and published the internationally successful Gonzo by Hunter S. Thompson. Steve is the Publisher of AMMO Books, and is currently in production with Todd Oldham on Charley Harper - An Illustrated Life, and Lulu by Lulu de Kwiatkowski. He lives in Los Angeles.