All directors are storytellers, so the motivation was to tell the story I wanted to tell. That's what I love.
More Quotes from Spike Lee:A lot of my directing we do in the rehearsal process. We don't want to start discussing the character motivation and stuff like that on the set, so we do a lot of that stuff beforehand in rehearsal.
I wouldn't put anything past the U. S. government when it comes to people of color. There is too much history ... going back to when the U. S. army gave smallpox-infested blankets to Native Americans.
We wanted to truthfully reflect the rage and the tone of what people felt.
Our greatness, our talent has never been the question. It's been a matter of grappling for control over what we do.
Right now a lot of people are still choosing to go to Toronto instead of shooting in New York City, something I haven't done and something I hope I'll never have to do.
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