Spike Lee’s Masterclass At The 2021 Cannes Festival

Adebayo Adeniran
3 min readJul 8, 2021

The legendary director’s perspective on his magnum opus and 21st Century America.

Spike Lee at the Tribeca via Wikimedia Commons

A few months ago, I wrote an article about Spike Lee’s magnum opus — “ Do the right thing”. In the write-up, I paid extraordinary tribute to Mr. Lee’s phenomenally powerful creative skill, in weaving together various strands of Black lives on a particularly swelteringly warm day.

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Adebayo Adeniran

A lifelong bibliophile, who seeks to unleash his energy on as many subjects as possible