SFinExile Spoken-Word SeriesThe Garage6:30 p.m., $10-$20 Spike Lee's senior thesis at Tisch School of the Arts was a short film called Joe's Bed-Stuy Barbershop: We Cut Heads. Some guy named Ang Lee (no relation, as far as we know) was the assistant director, and it's endlessly fascinating that f ... More >>
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