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Spike Lee releases short film about police brutality in wake of George Floyd death

4 monthes ago   |   By NME

Spike Lee has released a powerful short film on social media highlighting police brutality and racism in the wake of George Floyd's death.
In the clip, entitled 3 Brothers-Radio Raheem, Eric Garner And George Floyd , Lee begins with the question: “Will history stop repeating itself?”
It then cuts real-life footage of the deaths of Eric Garner in 2014 and Floyd last week with a scene from Lee's own 1989 movie Do The Right Thing. The moment in question sees character Radio Raheem die as he is restrained by a white police officer.
Lee introduced the film on CNN , telling presenter Don Lemon...
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Spike Lee shines a spotlight on police brutality in new short film

Spike Lee shines a spotlight on police brutality in new short film

4 monthes ago   |   By Dazed

Warning: the following video contains footage of the murder of black men by police officers.
Spike Lee has released a short film highlighting the brutality black men in America have suffered at the hands of the police and drawing parallels between the murders of George Floyd and Eric Garner with that of his Do the Right Thing character Radio Raheem.
Opening with the words “Will History Stophellip;
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