HBO will mark the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina with a follow up to Spike Lee’s 2006 When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts. HBO announced it was teaming up with Spike Lee and his company 40 Acres and a Mule on the untitled documentary. Lee will produce and direct with Sam Pollard, who will produce and edit. The production begins shooting tomorrow in New Orleans. When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts won three Emmys.
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