Joe's Bed-Stuy Barbershop: We Cut Heads

Joe's Bed-Stuy Barbershop: We Cut Heads ★★★

An enjoyable and engaging student film which I can already tell has hints of things that Spike Lee will expand upon in more fleshed-out projects. The characters are interesting and the connections between them are narratively strong. It feels like a debut, but a very low-budget one, reminding me of things like Nolan's Following and Boyle's Shallow Grave. And it's really impressive of him to make something so firm and well-rounded this early on without the help of a studio. Looking forward to see him develop more.

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