Spike Lee Bashes the Oscars: ‘Every 10 Years Black Folks Get Awards’

Breitbart | 2/22/2019 | Staff
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Left-wing Hollywood director Spike Lee appeared at the Icon Mann gala in Los Angeles Thursday and ripped the Academy, saying “every 10 years black folks get awards” at the Oscars.

“Has Hollywood discovered black people?” Spike Lee claims he hears from his colleagues once a decade.

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“And then it would be a nine year drought,” he continued. “So we don’t know what’s going to happen next year. There’s a lot of people who have been nominated, especially the filmmakers, and are they going to have a film next year?”

The Do the Right Thing director said that more African-Americans among the “gatekeepers” would push more black art to the forefront.

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“Gatekeepers decide what films they’re making and what films they’re not making and if we’re not in the room we don’t got a voice. If we’re not in the room it can be...
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