Monthly Archives: September 2009

Spike Lee on Newsnight

Spike Lee and Jeremy Paxman on BBC2’s Newsnight discuss race and politics in the US as Do the Right Thing plays behind them.

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Trailer for Jean Cocteau’s magical Beauty and the Beast (La Belle et la bête, 1946), starring Jean Marais and Josette Day. Christian Bérard contributed to set and costume design.

Beauty and the Beast (1946) – The Criterion Collection

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Ruth Carter and Spike Lee

Ruth Carter’s designs for Malcom X (1992)

The costume designer for Do the Right Thing was Ruth Carter, who collaborated regularly with Spike Lee during the 1980s and 1990s.

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Spike Lee’s in town

Do the Right Thing (1989)

Spike Lee’s in London for events to celebrate Do the Right Thing, his legendary movie of the late 1980s:

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