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Harry Belafonte and David Duke

by Sarah O'Brien

This sequence juxtaposes fictionalized speeches by historical figures Harry Belafonte and David Duke, and builds to a crescendo with audiences of each shouting contrasting mantras about racial difference and mattering.

BlackKklansman cross cutting sequence

A sequence in BlackKklansman cuts between a speech by civil rights leader Harry Belafonte and a speech by KKK-leader David Duke.

from BlackKklansman (2018)
Creator: Spike Lee
Posted by Sarah O'Brien