Spike Lee discusses the making of ‘If God Is Willing’ and ‘Da Creek Don’t Rise’

As the saga of New Orleans’s rebirth continues, so does director Spike Lee’s documentation of it. If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don’t Rise, which premiered Aug. 23 on HBO, is his second four-hour documentary about the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, following 2006’s Peabody Award–winning When the Levees Broke.

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Amazing Journeys: New Orleans – From the Ashes like a Phoenix

In our final episode in New Orleans we discussed the impact of hurricane Katrina, the response of some key residents, and their outlook on the future of New Orleans as a city of rebirth.