Red Hook Summer / HU DVD 10904 /http://catalog.wrlc.org/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?BBID=12485770
Shelton Jackson "Spike" Lee (born March 20, 1957) American film director, producer, writer, & actor. His production company, 40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks, has produced over 35 films since 1983. Lee's movies have examined race relations, colorism in the black community, the role of media in contemporary life, urban crime and poverty, and other political issues. Lee has won numerous awards, including an Emmy Award. He has also received two Academy Award nominations.