BlacKkKlansman made its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, where it received a six-minute standing ovation, on May 14. The film is set in 1970s, follows Ron Stallworth, the first African-American police officer in Colorado Springs, Colo., works under cover to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan in 1979. When his presence was required, the officers sent a white officer in who doubled him and became highly regarded within the organization.
The true story first captured the intention of "Get Out" director Peele, who told The Hollywood Reporter that when he learned about Stallworth's Klan-busting operation, "I was just blown away. As much as BlacKkKlansman plays with the mechanics of blaxploitation fantasy, it doesn't leave one with any question about what's real". 'BLACKkKLANSMAN', which pairs Lee with Jordan Peele, has been gaining attention for its interesting story plot.
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Although it's set almost four decades ago, Lee has multiple references to current U.S. president Donald Trump in the film - ending it with footage of the former Celebrity Apprentice host refusing to condemn the actions of the white supremacists behind the deadly Charlottesville riot.
Pre-production on the film began as events in Charlottesville took place past year and Peele said the timing couldn't be any more "urgent" for this story to be told. Keep an eye out for Lee's new film arriving in USA theaters this August 10th. He also screened She's Gotta Have It and Jungle Fever in competition, while Girl 6 was at the festival in an out-of-competition spot and Summer of Sam played in the Directors' Fortnight.
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Though the film has already released at Cannes, this pitch-perfect trailer is the closest audiences will get to BlacKkKlansman before its theatrical release on August 10.
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