Variance Films

Spike Lee has never been one to follow anyone else’s vision, even if the public doesn’t understand his direction. The Brooklyn native’s newest theater work, Red Hook Summer spreads to wide release today,  and the 55-year-old explained to Hip-Hop Wired why, after all these years, he still has the same goal. “My films have always […]

Spike Lee has never been a fan of Hollywood.The filmmaker—and committed New York Knick’s fan—has been very open in expressing his disdain over lack of mainstream financial support for Black films, and with his newest project, Red Hook Summer, hitting select theaters today, the Brooklyn native broke down his new disposition. “I’m moved passed trying to […]

40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks announced Wednesday (April 25) that it will undertake its very first independent distribution effort, by way of Spike Lee’s new project Red Hook Summer, which will hit New York theaters August 12. The Brooklyn coming-of-age story marks a collaboration between the production company, and the Manhattan-based, Variance Films, for […]