Spike Lee’s Red Hook Summer Debuts In New York
Spike Lee premiered Red Hook Summer, the latest film in his “Chronicles of Brooklyn” series, last night in New York City.
Hundreds came out to support the iconic writer/director including Mike Tyson, Gayle King, Laila Ali, Debra Lee and Stephen Hill (BET), Mona Scott-Young, Romany Malco, Jamie Hector, Touré, Nelson George, Ilyasah Shabazz and many more.
Red Hook Summer tells the story of Flik Royale, a sullen young boy from middle-class Atlanta who spends the summer with his deeply religious grandfather, Bishop Enoch Rouse, in the housing projects of Red Hook, Brooklyn. The film opens August 10 in New York City and wider on August 24.