New Film ‘BlacKkKlansman’ Criticizes Trump, Gets Standing Ovation at Cannes

Director Spike Lee received a six-minute standing ovation at the Cannes Film Festival after the Monday night premiere of his new drama BlacKkKlansman, based on the true story of two undercover detectives, one black and the other Jewish, who infiltrated the Klu Klux Klan (KKK) in 1979. The film is based on Ron Stallworth’s book recounting his real-life … Continue reading New Film ‘BlacKkKlansman’ Criticizes Trump, Gets Standing Ovation at Cannes