Spike Lee screens documentary commenting on oil spill

Director Spike Lee looks on during Game Six of the 2010 NBA Finals between the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on June 15, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. Lee recently unveiled his new 4-hour documentary that, in part, looks at the BP oil spill at the National Association of Black Journalists convention in San Diego.
Director Spike Lee looks on during Game Six of the 2010 NBA Finals between the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on June 15, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. Lee recently unveiled his new 4-hour documentary that, in part, looks at the BP oil spill at the National Association of Black Journalists convention in San Diego. Ronald Martinez/ Getty Images

Spike Lee screened some of his new HBO documentary that includes a look at the massive BP Gulf oil spill and says no one from the oil giant is speaking to him.

The director showed about 90 minutes of "If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise" at the National Association of Black Journalists convention in San Diego on Saturday. The film is a follow-up to "When the Levees Broke" about the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.

It picks up with the New Orleans Saints' Super Bowl victory and chronicles the impact of the spill on people who have yet to fully recover from Katrina.

When asked if BP cooperated he said, "Nobody was speaking to me from BP." A call to the BP press office wasn't immediately returned.

He also called on President Barack Obama to "bring the hammer" on BP and make the company pay.

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