SPIKE LEE WITH SON AT NOKIA PRODUCTION LAUNCH
Filmmaker Spike Lee and son Jackson, 10 ½, were photographed at the Nokia Production Launch Party in NYC on Thursday. The film director has partnered up with Nokia to allow cell-phone users to create their own films:
Who says cellphones are good only for talking? Today they are bringing together two unlikely brand names: Nokia and Spike Lee.Mr. Lee, the director, is teaming up with Nokia, the cellphone maker, to direct a short film comprising YouTube-style videos created by teenagers and adults using their mobile phones.
By hiring Mr. Lee for the project, Nokia is seeking to combine the populist appeal of user-generated content with the power of a famous director’s pedigree. The film will have three acts, each three to five minutes long, with the theme loosely based on the concept of humanity.
“I’m interested because it’s a great collaborative effort,” Mr. Lee said. “Within five years, new movies will be made with devices like these
In all,Spike Lee has two children with his wife Tonya Lewis Lee,who happens to be an author and a producer.
Trivia:Did you know that Spike Lee used to be romantically involved with BCK Mom Halle Berry?(Source:IMDB)