If God is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise

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Overview

Spike Lee's follow-up to When the Levees Broke (2006) revisits New Orleans and the Gulf Coast to monitor improvements in housing, education, infrastructure, the economy, and social services since Hurricane Katrina in 2005. The nearly four-hour documentary features interviews with public and private citizens, including former Louisiana governor Kathleen Blanco, New Orleans mayor Mitch Landrieu, and historian Douglas Brinkley, as well as an assessment of the immediate impact of the offshore oil-rig explosion in ...
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Overview

Spike Lee's follow-up to When the Levees Broke (2006) revisits New Orleans and the Gulf Coast to monitor improvements in housing, education, infrastructure, the economy, and social services since Hurricane Katrina in 2005. The nearly four-hour documentary features interviews with public and private citizens, including former Louisiana governor Kathleen Blanco, New Orleans mayor Mitch Landrieu, and historian Douglas Brinkley, as well as an assessment of the immediate impact of the offshore oil-rig explosion in April 2010. ~ Joe Friedrich
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Audio commentary with filmaker Spike Lee; Pickin' up da pieces
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/19/2011
  • UPC: 883929174010
  • Original Release: 2010
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  • Source: Hbo Home Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 4:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 17,962

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kathleen Blanco Participant
Tanya Harris Participant
Mitch Landrieu Participant
C. Ray Nagin Participant
Anisse Parker Participant
Technical Credits
Spike Lee Director, Producer
Terence Blanchard Score Composer
Cliff Charles Cinematographer
Geeta Gandbhir Editor
Sheila Nevins Executive Producer
Sam Pollard Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise
1. The Saints [5:05]
2. Five Years Later [10:56]
3. Coming Back [10:03]
4. Demolition [10:20]
5. Lower Ninth Ward [9:41]
6. Post Katrina Healthcare [7:21]
7. Haiti [7:22]
8. State of Emergency [1:54]
9. Combat Stance [3:24]
10. FEMA Trailers [5:37]
11. Faulty Engineering [3:36]
12. Disproportionate Recoveries [7:28]
13. Charity Hospital [6:30]
14. Mental Health Crisis [9:41]
Disc #2 -- If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise
1. The Schools [3:26]
2. Academic Achievement [6:47]
3. Shot in Cold Blood [7:55]
4. Culture of Violence [7:03]
5. Police Misconduct [5:39]
6. Mayor of New Orleans [13:54]
7. BP Oil Spill [7:55]
8. Environmental Movement [8:03]
9. Dispersants [6:52]
10. Slap in the Face [4:28]
11. Target of Anger [7:12]
12. Dependence on Oil [6:54]
13. Bless the Dead [7:56]
14. Contributions [5:42]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise
   Play Part 1
   Chapters
   Languages
      Audio: English 5.1
      Audio: Spanish 2.0
      Subtitles: English
      Subtitles: French
      Subtitles: Spanish
      Subtitles: Off
   Special Features
      Play Part 1 With Audio Commentary by Filmmaker Spike Lee
Disc #2 -- If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise
   Play Part 2
   Chapters
   Languages
      Audio: English 5.1
      Audio: Spanish 2.0
      Subtitles: English
      Subtitles: French
      Subtitles: Spanish
      Subtitles: Off
   Special Features
      Play Part 2 With Audio Commentary by Filmmaker Spike Lee
      Pickin' Up Da Pieces
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